All her life, award-winning writer, artist, and photographer, Mary Montague Sikes has enjoyed stories about reincarnation and related topics. Her interests and her love of romance are combined in Hearts Across Forever, and two of her paintings grace the front and back covers of the book. When in Richmond, VA, visit her at Studio 111 at ArtWorks on Hull Street, right across the 14th St. Bridge. Also, visit her space at Crossroads Art Center, Staples Mill and Broad Streets. In Petersburg see her work in Studio 005 at the Petersburg Regional Arts Center on Sycamore Street.