April 2, 2017 As I was sitting down to write this morning, at my writing table I bought last year in honor of my mother on Mother’s Day, I gazed at the assortment of old photographs inspiring me to commence this new project. I feel as if I’m surrounded by clues, begging me—sometimes taunting me—to weave the pieces of my […]» Read more
May is a special time in Atlanta. The air is heavy with the sweet scent of honeysuckle, jasmine, and magnolia, and the gardens are full of color as tulips and daffodils emerge from their wintry pine beds, and the cheerful sounds of nature greet the sunrise. Mothers are honored, and I celebrate two of my four granddaughter’s birthdays. It’s also […]» Read more
A little over a year ago I promised my dog, Obsidian Rose, Siddie for short, I would pack up the family car with her riding shotgun, and head West to Bend, Oregon. I wanted her to see the new home I was building and see first hand if she would like this new environment as much as I did. I […]» Read more
First Blog Post… I’m excited to report book sales are off to a good start and appreciate the support I’ve received helping raise awareness and funds for ABC2 (Accelerate Brain Cancer Cure)! I’m also excited about beginning a new journey. Who knew at age 65 that I would be venturing, yet again, out of my comfort zone! Besides writing my […]» Read more
Obsidian Rose is a great example of how to rebuild your life after horrible things happen. I wholeheartedly recommend this book to all dog lovers, all lovers, and anyone who has lost a love. ~ Jim Beach, SBA Award Winning Radio Host, McGraw-Hill and Wiley Bestselling Author An excerpt from New Connections October, 2012 I marveled how easily […]» Read more
Simply a remarkable book and a beautiful love story. I love the fact that this book was written for the author and her late husband, Bill, instead of for the “reader” (i.e. you and me). It’s completely pure.
~ Alok Deshpande, President of SmartPath Financial