Her most recent accomplishment started in the summer
of 2015. Making her dad’s dream come true with publishing
his works as well, as an emotional accomplishment. She is the 2016 local
A.N.W.A. chapter (Snake River Writers) president, won NaNoWriMo and loves
been writing for as long as she can remember. At a young age she lived on a
street she affectionately named Hill Street Blues, which helped her creative
writing. Her Family moved to Menan where she continued her love of writing. Her
father would always be and will continue to be her inspiration, even after his
untimely death in 2006.
sitting in her soft chair next to the fireplace and watching out a big living
room window. It gives her plenty of creative juice for stories.
She met the
love of her life in the loft of a barn. Yep, that set up some teasing from her
father. They have been happily married since 2003. They have four children and
all are loving and supportive of her writing. Her oldest daughter is
following in her footsteps as a writer adding her own illustrations. She
refuses to comment on the trolls in the closets and under the beds. She is
active in her church, has compassion for others, and a love for all life
Q&A with the Author
1- What inspired your book? I had half of the story figured out. I just needed the other have, it needed something. I picked up my daughter from ballet one day and heard a lady’s name. When she turned and I saw her the whole story unfolded. I asked for permission to use her name for the story and her eyes for the cover. She was thrilled.