to my website. I reside in Milton, Florida, with my husband Al. We have
one married son and two grandsons who live in Maine-a long way from their
grandma and grandpa.
As an elementary
school teacher, my passion is teaching young children how to write creatively.
I believe reading and writing go hand-in-hand. If a child can write, he
I’m a founding
member of the Panhandle Writers Group and with their support and motivation
for the past five years, I’ve written several short stories, essays and
two novels. Since I was born and raised in Ontario, Canada, my writing
often reflects my heritage.
is a romance between a wounded American veteran and a feisty, determined
Canadian fighting to save her family from financial ruin.
Courage”, is a true story of my widowed grandmother’s struggle to raise
five children on her own. Both books are available on Amazon.com.
Honorable Woodrow Melvin is a biography of my husband's uncle who was one
of the most respected and wise judges in Florida. Starting as a small town
lawyer he retired as a judge on the Appellate Court.
"Death Behind the
Dunes" is a murder mystery set on the coast of northwest Florida. A high
school reunion ends in tragedy when one of its former pupils is found dead
behind a dune. The investigating Lieutenant,also a former graduate must
find the killer of the woman he once loved.
All of my novels
may be found on Amazon.com
A menu of short stories
is available to read online.
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