I’m a Finalist for the 2017 Kayak Author Award!!

I received an email saying that I had been selected as a finalist. I am 1 of 8 chosen finalists.

The news both astounded me and filled me with ire; ire at myself.

But it has given me the greatest gift, the gift I didn’t know I needed and I am moved beyond words. (Click for full story)

Why do I write?

I want to touch a reader’s life like mine has been touched. If I do what my favorite author of all time has done for me, for just a single person… only then have I succeeded. And I won’t feel accomplished until that day.

I write for many reasons, but this is my driving force. (Click for full story)