Always writing. For love of people, travel, and life.

Welcome! Happy you’re here. In these pages you’ll find stories that are slices of life—like warm blueberry pie, chocolate layer cake . . . or that soufflé that fell.

While life can be sweet, it’s also complicated. I write about relationships and what that four syllable word symbolizes.

Four syllable words describe my characters and their journeys.


the latest book.
Mischief Makers novel
the newest ebook.
short stories & essays.


A short story or two is always in the works. I have dozens of characters in line to audition. I also write novels. Mostly about families, friends, and the relationships in between.


My essays are about flowers, pencils, balloons. But really about memories, travel, and fears.


This is the most difficult genre to write yet I keep trying. Kids are smart. They know when you are talking down or covering up.

thoughts and reflections.

Only God Can Make a tree

Only God Can Make a tree

Joyce Kilmer’s poem 'Trees' comes to mind every time I swim. Before I dunk in the pool I collect dead beetles, dragonflies, and sometimes an unfortunate frog. In the fall and winter I remove leaves . . . thousands of leaves. My backyard used to host several citrus...

I Choose Joy Today, tomorrow, and the day after that

I Choose Joy Today, tomorrow, and the day after that

Valentines Day was going to be my theme. ❤️ Instead, JOY took over. 😀 I don't typically make resolutions for the new year. But after several personal setbacks and disappointments, I determined 2023 🎉 would be different. For months, I longed for sadness to swallow me...

Why I Write

Why I Write

For several months I've neglected my Reflections. Happy New Year! I'm back! During my hiatus, someone asked me, “Why do you write?” That question led me down a rabbit hole of pondering. 🐇 Authors are used to the usual inquiries: Where do you write? Some writers find...

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