Author Alcove: A Chat with Sally Kilpatrick


Shortly after I finished reading Sally Kilpatrick’s soon to be released novel, Bless Her Heart, I was fortunate enough to have a nice conversation with her on Twitter. I asked if she would be willing to do an interview for TGB, and Sally graciously agreed to do so. I am truly delighted to share that interview with you all today, and I hope you’ll enjoy it as much as I did.

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Bless Her Heart by Sally Kilpatrick


There were only three words in the English language that I hated with all of my being: bless, your, and heart—specifically in that order.

Every Southerner knows what it means when someone blesses your heart, so it’s no mystery why Posey Love hates hearing that phrase, especially after a lifetime of having her heart blessed by someone. But then, her life hasn’t exactly turned out the way she’d planned, either. She thought she would be a teacher, married with a couple of kids. At 32, she was married, had no children, and is a receptionist at her husband’s church, Love Ministries. She’s content with her life—for the most part—and feels completely blindsided when she discovers that not only is Chad having an affair, he’s also mismanaged their money and sold their home without telling her.

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