Honesty

When I gave my worries to the Lord, I had to be ready for what I would hear even knowing that it could be something completely out of left field. HE knows my purpose, not me. When I started this journey of writing a year ago, it was a way to escape the world during…

Life Changing

It has been 8 days since Jean Stone was released to the world. As I sit and reflect on those days, I realize a lot of things have changed. I still have NO idea what I am doing in this industry, but I enjoy writing and that is all that matters to me. I have…

Support Tribe

One day after the release of Jean Stone, I am reflecting on where I started and where I am at now. A year ago, I was struggling with a broken marriage, tackling my first year as a teacher, and a loss of self. To put it plainly, I was uphappy. For 13 years, I was…

A kid at Christmas

As a little girl, I looked forward to having my name in the paper or mentioned on the radio. I thought I was cool with my mother cutting out my name for the AB honor roll or being in a local community play. Today, I was in the local paper for my book party. Like…

Part 3 – The deal

I began writing Book 2 shortly after I completed Book 1. It felt like the ideas were coming in rapid succession. My mind wanted to continue Jean Stone’s story. What had started with just one book was turning into a series of close to 20 when I was finished outlining. (It could be more). While…

My unconventional story

Since this is a place where you can get to know me. I will start off by telling my story on the road to publishing. Years ago, a little girl wanted to be a country singer so she sat down and started writing her own lyrics. Fast forward 20 years later and we see that…