I balance my time between writing nonfiction, fiction, and teaching writing workshops. These images inspire these works-in-progress.

Historical Fiction / Fantasy / Romance

Fiction: all ages

Several fantasy short stories plus historical fiction novels in the works for readers 8-12 and 13+.  Historical fiction set during the 1890s and the Great Depression dealing with hunger, homelessness, and orphans. Contemporary romance and fantasy/romance for young adult and new adult readers.

Books / Articles


Nature, the environment, weather and history topics for younger readers. Social issues topics such as the food crisis, homelessness, human trafficking, hunger in America, and history for upper elementary and above, plus a  life skills series for teens and new adult (college freshmen).