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Monday, April 24, 2017

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Monday, April 17, 2017

Hope everyone had a wonderful Easter! I am now reworking my sequel to EGGS OVER EVIE and will try to make it a stand-alone novel with different characters. I think it's a great story and worth resurrecting!

Monday, April 10, 2017

Got back from my daughter's wedding in New Orleans last week. Had to take a little time off from writing to be Mother of the Bride!!!

Monday, March 27, 2017

Just finished a new picture book manuscript entitled DOGS ON THE ROOF. It is the story of a woman who discovers that 100 dogs have taken up residence on her roof. She tries various methods to to try and coax them down until one clever solution finally proves successful.

Monday, March 13, 2017

I am rewriting NEW YEAR'S EVIE as a stand alone title about a girl who takes a dog training class. Wish me luck!

Monday, March 6, 2017

Just got back from New Orleans and Mardi Gras! Had a wonderful time and got some inspiration for a new picture book called it's only Tuesday. Let the good times roll!

Monday, February 20, 2017

Just got back from the CATE conference (California Association of Teachers of English) in Santa Clara, Ca. It was fantastic! I talked to a group of teachers about how I introduce the writing process to students, then I had a book signing. Even with the rain, it was a great day!