May 31, 2019

I'm proud to share that Ultimatum was recently chosen to be included on Ezvid Wiki's Heart-Wrenching YA Books About Dealing With Loss list. The article thoughtfully includes many resources for anyone dealing with loss.

THANK YOU for including Ultimatum.

May 28, 2019

I can’t believe it has been four years since I posted about lasts, but today marks the end of something treasured: goodbye morning hugs. For the past four years I’ve gotten a goodbye morning hug from my youngest son before he headed out to high school. Some days it was...

June 8, 2018

What a sad day. What a sad week. Loss is a heavy, heavy thing. It demands to sit on shoulders. There is no asking permission. I guess permission would be useless—who would say yes? Grief is a crucial process to heal, after all. There should be no shame. Nothing to apol...

February 5, 2018

I’ve never played a sport. Never wanted to play. Growing up, I was more into dancing and reading and Empire Strikes Back. I’m one of four girls and only one of us was athletic (I’m looking at you, Nikole). People used to say to my dad, “Oh man, four girls! Four? Girls?...

November 21, 2017

Back then I was un-agented, with one finished manuscript under my belt and a fiery determination to be traditionally published.

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February 5, 2018

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