Today I celebrate the 20th Anniversary of my 36th Birthday! Celebrate with me by showing love to someone in need. My greatest, warmest, sincerest thanks to my beautiful Lauren, who crafted my hand-cut letters and sign and to all my well-wishers. In these challenging times, I feel blessed to have another birthday to share with … Continue reading HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO ME!
Looking forward to the future. The impetus for my upcoming Paris trip is just fulfilling a lifelong dream. I’ve always rejected the concept of “A bucket list,” yet I am conscious of wanting to start this next chapter of my life before ...well, I kick the bucket. My mom was a tough woman. A smart, … Continue reading DAY THREE: I’m trying
Serendipity is a beautiful thing! An unexpected email led to a delightful afternoon. Hometown grandmother Nancy knew I grew up in Michigan and wondered if I’d autograph a book for her granddaughter visiting from Washington state. Then she realized I now lived in Florida. She expressed how much her daughter loved her new book, President … Continue reading A Writer’s Delight!
Authoring can be tough. You are the creator, the whimsical-minded engine that brings imaginary worlds to life. But you are also the businesswoman. The one-woman-shop, who must handle public relations, promote, plan speaking events and marketing strategies. When you are trying to be an up-and-comer in the publishing world and produce a beautiful piece … Continue reading A Bright And Shiny Day
It may be rainy today throughout Florida, but there is sunshine in my heart. My sweet, sweet little book about a 10-year-old girl who has the voice of an angel—Mariah Carey is her hero—but is afraid to be heard. I wrote the book so that each chapter would feel like a song. I love this … Continue reading BIG BOOK NEWS: THE SWEETEST SOUND PAPERBACK