AWP 2014

I suppose I could apologize for another long absence or simply link to previous blog entries with similar apologies, but to tell the truth I’m not feeling particularly contrite. It’s been a busy few months. I’m immersed in finishing my next book (teaser page coming soon!) and getting ready for AWP 2014. If anyone is . . . 

Children’s Books Retitled for Parents

When I found out I was pregnant with my first baby, I didn’t run out and start buying cute outfits or plan the nursery decor. I began stocking the library. I daydreamed about reading certain beloved books to my child and passing on the passion for literature that I’d discovered by my mother’s side as . . . 


Hello, gentle reader. It’s been a while, hasn’t it? I don’t know about you, but the chill in the air and the crunch of the leaves makes me want to burrow under a quilt and write. Not that I haven’t been writing in the last four months, but obviously none of my scribbles made it . . .