Showing posts from August, 2014

Living with Wildlife...Indoors!

Guest blogging about unwanted critter houseguests Head on over to my friend Jessica Johnston's blog, "Memoirs of a White Trash Mom," and read about the years my family spent living with all sorts of God's creatures. (This is not an actual photo of one of my actual children.)

Novel Update

NEWS FLASH! Seashell, Stork and Apple Tree has a new title & a publication date! The Mermaid's Sister will be published February 24, 2015 by Skyscape. You can pre-order the ebook, paperback, or audiobook on Here is the back cover copy: 2014 Winner — Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award — Young Adult Fiction There is no cure for being who you truly are... In a cottage high atop Llanfair Mountain, sixteen-year-old Clara lives with her sister, Maren, and guardian Auntie. By day, they gather herbs for Auntie’s healing potions. By night, Auntie spins tales of faraway lands and wicked fairies. Clara’s favorite story tells of three orphan infants—Clara, who was brought to Auntie by a stork; Maren, who arrived in a seashell; and their best friend, O’Neill, who was found beneath an apple tree. One day,