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Austin is an exciting place to live and work, but I travel all over the world. Check out what I’ve been up to, and what I have in store!



TEA IN TRIPOLI: A MEMOIR was released on August 21, 2017 and is available on Amazon and independent bookstores. Copies are also available through me or from this website. See the WRITING section for details, or drop me a line on my CONTACTS page.

TEA IN TRIPOLI was recently named a FINALIST in the Eric Hoffer Independent Book awards!

STEALING BABY JESUS: A Treasure of Ludicrous Attempts to Rescue Christmas was recently named a FINALIST in the Writer’s League of Texas Manuscript Contest!



Upcoming Events

Wednesday, 6 June 2018 at 10:00 AM (every Wednesday through end-July–NO SHOW ON JULY 4)
Austin Symphony’s Children’s Day Art Park, Austin Central Library, Austin – Emcee and Storyteller

Thursday 12 July 2018 at 11:00 AM
West End Library, Industry – Summer Reading Program: Libraries Rock!
Call (979) 357-4434

Monday 16 July 2018 at 2:30 PM
Private Event

Tuesday 24 July 2018 at 10:00 AM
Summitt Elementary – Stone Soup and Other Stories

Wednesday 1 August 2018 at 10:30 AM
Converse Public Library – Summer Reading Program: Libraries Rock!
Call (210) 659-4160 or visit

Saturday 4 August 2018
Private Event
Call (512) 633-1803 or visit

Friday 26 October 2018
Wells Branch Community Library – Stories for a Dark and Stormy Night
Call (512) 989-3188 or visit

2-4 November 2018
George West Storyfest, George West, TX – Annual Festival
Call (361) 449-2481 or visit

Monday 22 April 2019
Lakeway Ladies Club – Luncheon
Call (512) 633-1803 or visit