• Book Cover Release

    So, what’s it about?

    The slow trickle of news has a predictable outcome… “Oh, you wrote a book? What’s it about?” So glad you asked… ūüėČ If you wander over to the WIP page, you’ll find back cover blurbs for all the books I’ve been working on. Here, however, I thought it would be fun to post a¬†snippet from a¬†deleted scene¬†in Blue Columbine. Just for flavor. Jamie pushed through a murky tunnel of swirling emotions, a walk known by those who smack¬†hard against a cold wall disillusionment. Exit. She forced her feet onward. Just get away. Nothing else mattered. “Goodbye? What does that mean?” Andy‚Äôs scathing voice echoed in her mind, prickling a chill…

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    If You Give a Writer a Pencil

    My fourth grade daughter wrote a circle story this spring and she was asked to read it to the school board last night. So exciting! In honor of that fabulous occassion, and because I like a fun diversion, I thought I’d give it a go…. so here it is. If You Give a Writer a Pencil If you give a writer a pencil, she’ll ask you for a piece of paper. You’ll give her a piece of paper, and she’ll sit and stare at it. A lot. Nothing will come to her, so she’ll continue to stare. Staring at the paper without any inspiration will make her want chocolate. She’ll…

  • Book Cover Release

    Finally…

    I’m pleased to share that Blue Columbine, a Christian¬†Novel, will be releasing on Amazon later this spring! It’s been a journey, and the road keeps twisting and turning, but it’s been a joy, an education, and an opportunity to meet¬†some amazing new¬†people. I’m thrilled, to say the least!¬†To celebrate, I’m sharing the cover for my very first fiction release. ¬†