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 »

I like the idea of summer. It really does feel like a new beginning. Or at least a chance to catch my breath. Even though I’m not in school anymore, I’ve been anticipating the shift into this new season. Yeah there may still be work to do (and troubles to deal with) but I’ve been looking forward to longer days, sunnier days…days that somehow seem open for MORE. Well, more of the things that seem to allow you the space to… Read more »

  Big news…my debut YA book, Come Back to Me, is out NOW. It went live on Amazon last Wednesday, a happy surprise. There I was gearing up for the you’ve-published-a-book-now-what marathon, when suddenly the starter pistol went off. I think I was tying my shoes or something. But I got moving. Thanks in BIG part to family, friends, and lots of super cool people like the WANA (we are not alone) writing community. Although no one mentioned the adrenaline…. Read more »