Yes, Susan Wright is the one who also wrote the Dark Passions
duology (which, in my opinion, deserves a follow-up. I really enjoyed those two books).
And I thought the Badlands
duology was okay. I do agree with shanejayell
about the predictability and lack of jeopardy.
"Captain, we are being hailed. That is, if you don't mind...if it isn't too intrusive."
Loyal member of the Militant Janeway True Path Devotees