Travel Writing

My latest work in progress is the first in a series about the Thousand Islands, and I’ll soon be heading there to do some research for my first two books in this series. There’s nothing like being there—seeing, hearing, smelling, feeling, and even tasting the uniquenesses of the place that becomes your setting for a […]

Being With You

As I closed the brightly colored picture book, my granddaughter looked at me with those big blue eyes. “Being with you is the best thing of all, Gran.” “Better than jumping on the trampoline?” Yep! “Better than ballet class or gymnastics?” Yes! “Better than going to the beach?” Of course! “Better than cake and ice […]

Give Your Child the World (A Book Review)

One of the reasons I wrote Lexie’s Adventure in Kenya: Love is Patient, is to give children a look at the world of the Maasai, a tribe in rural Kenya. I wanted to develop a series that could help parents, grandparents, and teachers to raise globally minded kids as well as teach first Corinthians 13 […]