I grew up just outside of Pittsburgh and, of course, it is one of my favorite cities. When I travel, I like to ask the locals where to eat and what to see - since they seem to know best. My favorite cities are Boston, New Orleans, Annapolis and Charleston. Right now, I live in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania with my two children, but I have a feeling that I will be moving in five years to experience a new city and a new life. Remember, the world is ours!
I am the published author of fiction novel Catch a Break and short story Dragon Slayer, both available on Amazon and Lulu. Dragon Slayer won Honorable Mention from the Mechanicsburg Mystery Bookshop Short Story Contest.
Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
I wrote a very bad adaptation of And Then There Were None using my classmates as the main characters. The writing was terrible, but the first ones always are....
What is your writing process?
I write beginning to end, without too much jumping around in the middle. I always get someone else to review my work and then I go back through my piece as a reader and not a writer. This usually works!
What's the secret to having a fulfilling life that your parents may or may not have taught you?
Life Lessons for My Kids is a wise and wonderful book for everyone who wants to live their lives to the fullest and be a good person along the way. The easy to read book has a hundred simple and classic statements deeply rooted in common sense and practicality.
Attention Single Ladies! Read this self-help memoir to quickly weed through the wrong men and find the right guy for you. You'll find no-nonsense advice about online dating, successful first dates, effectively asking the guy for his last name (to make sure he doesn't have a criminal record!), and learning that sex is an ace to hold.