Me_smallI write fiction and nonfiction for kids.  My poem, A Cowgirl Breakfast, appeared in the March 2016 issue of Spider Magazine and my story, Incredible Inchworm will appear in an upcoming issue of Highlights Magazine.

My first book, TELEVISIONS, is a STEM book. Early readers are introduced to the science that makes television possible. Click on My Books to see more.

I am the Assistant Regional Advisor for the Inland Northwest chapter of the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI). Check out our upcoming events here: https://inlandnw.scbwi.org/





The Squirrel

Hanging a bird feeder outside my office window has become a big distraction for me and my furry friend.

April Baby

Have you been checking in on April the giraffe? She was due in February! I’m hoping for an April Fool’s Day baby. 🙂

Thanks Amy

I’ve been a fan of Amy Krouse Rosenthal’s picture books for years. I have many favorites, but Little Hoot was the book that caused me to take notice of Amy and read all the books she wrote. I’ve been inspired by her clever, humorous, touching stories. I didn’t know Amy personally, but was saddened to … Continue reading