Please join me for a Picture Book Writing Retreat May 2024 on beautiful Bald Head Island.


I'm thrilled to be participating as a Little GOLDen Book member for my 6th year in the 12x12 Picture Book Challenge.


I am offering consultations and mentorships for aspiring children's book writers in 2024.

Category: Family Life

Adventures – on Stone Mountain

High atop Stone Mountain the broad-winged hawk perches, twisting his head this way and thatpeering downwatchingzeroing in… From where he sits, the long trunked white pine’s roots break through the earth, ends tapping onto stone that formed below the surface — a hot molten lava mound now cooled and...

Welcome readers and writers

Welcome fellow readers and writers! I’m thrilled to be kicking off this dedicated website where I’ll be focusing on my writing and aspirations of becoming a career children’s book author. I have been editing children’s picture books for over ten years. I love talking craft with fellow writers from...