My latest YA novel   Today I’m talking about NORMAL. Not that I know what “normal” is, exactly. Except to say, sometimes I lose my way and fixate on the grass around my feet that somehow just doesn’t seem to look as green as the grass on the other side of the pasture. The green I used to have, or was supposed to have. Or thought I had. I don’t know. All I can say is, trying to write about “normal”… Read more »

  So all last week I found myself thinking about a button.     My son decided he wanted to go to prom (a week before prom, mind you), which meant a last minute run for prom tickets, a boutonniere, a corsage, and a tux. My husband suggested he try on his tux. His twenty year old wedding tuxedo.       The tux fit. It was a tad roomy, but all it really needed was a new button. I… Read more »

  The one thing I know for sure about book promotion is that there’s no shortage of information. I’ve been reading and bookmarking how-to articles for the last couple of years, but when it comes to promoting my writing (and probably flirting), I think I probably resort to that winking in the dark stuff. But then my very first print copy of my YA book, Come Back to Me, arrived in the mail. Having a copy of my book made… Read more »