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The big Five-O. Yep, that’s how old I’ll be…well, I won’t say when. Did you know that if you use all seven of your letter tiles in a Scrabble play, you earn 50 extra points? “50 Cent” is the stage name of Curtis James Jackson III, an American rapper,… Continue reading Fifty

New York, New York

   Recently a coworker mentioned that she was spending the day on City Island. “Oh, where’s that?” I asked. The look on her face said, ‘are you kidding me?’ “Are you sure you’re from New York?” She asked. That wasn’t the first time someone asked me if I was sure I’m from New York. But … Continue reading New York, New York


I’ve just published my first story as part of The Bowman’s Inn anthology. Here’s an excerpt from Steamy Connections by Sha Renée “Why do you talk dirty to strangers on the phone?” “For the money.” “The local supermarket wasn’t hiring?” She felt her defenses rising. “Are you judging me?” “No. I just wondered–” “The pay … Continue reading Published!

My First Publication

What happens when creative minds get together to combine their talents? The Beatles? Disney/Pixar? Congress? Well now there is The Bowman’s Inn Anthology   Six authors have combined their talent to bring you a collection of tales with romance, mystery and maybe a little humor. The delightful short stories feature characters who own or operate … Continue reading My First Publication

About My Novel

I’m writing a novel about a young lady named Cassidy who is serving in the US Navy. She grew up without a father and has been deeply hurt by the only guy she ever really loved. Her fear of being hurt again keeps her from getting into any serious love relationships, so she keeps her … Continue reading About My Novel