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 »

  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 »