Rita is an Australian writer with an English, Scottish and Jewish heritage. In her childhood, she and Grandma invented adventure stories to entertain them while Rita's mum was at work. Her mother also encouraged her to.... » Meet Rita
A picture is worth a thousand words. But the first few pages of a novel give you so much more. They paint those thousand words right before your eyes. They reveal what the characters are thinking...what their goals are... their motives... and leave you wondering about their future. As a graphic artist, Rita paints all of those words on the pages of her books. Be prepared for an exciting adventure...... » Novels
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Welcome to my website. I hope it will awaken precious memories of your own and leave you with a wisp of nostalgia. Remembering the good things, and even the not-so-good ones, can help us face the future with hope... especially if we place our trust in the Lord to guide us. Whatever things are lovely, noble, wholesome, humorous and uplifting, let us focus on these. May the Lord encourage your life!
The Tie That Binds - Victoriana Series by Rita Stella Press
Rita has a passion for writing historical romances with adventure and intrigue. Besides writing her own novels, she also contributes to the U.S. published series "Cup of Comfort" and "His Forever".
Rita is a member of ACFW, the American Christian Fiction Writers, the Australian Omega Writers, Christian Writers Downunder, and the International Christian Fiction Writers.
As co-speaker for the radio program Communication (affiliated with United Christian Broadcasters), Rita is at home in the world of sound.
She is an accomplished singer and songwriter and has performed at many functions and evangelistic crusades. Her CD is available for purchase.
Rita has worked in ceramics, acrylics and oils. But her favourite medium is pastels. The Gallery displays several examples.
Presenting the arts in evangelism, Rita and her husband have ministered in many countries. She sketches 'Instant Art' while her husband preaches.
Speaking Engagements & Presentations
Rita is a radio speaker, sketch artist and singer who has used her talents throughout Australia, South East Asia, and some years ago in America.She is available to give book presentations and to speak on the strange and amusing customs, etiquette and dress of the Victorian Era - complete with period costume.