Digging through a box of long forgotten memorabilia from yesteryear, my dad uncovered a portrait of my grandmother, his mom, amidst the clutter. Tucked in between collectible advertisement cards, wedding announcements, and school reports she had collected from distant relatives and acquaintances, her face appeared. Although somewhat strange to see the image of someone you… Read More Her Legacy
More than a year after beginning the long process of publishing my debut children’s book, I received my first copy today! I am ecstatic to report it is also finally available for all, through the links below! I was inspired to write Your Special Star after my sweet son, Joshua, passed. It is my hope… Read More Your Special Star – Published!
This is a great example of the author finding inspiration through grief, by writing a positive story that has touched so many people. http://www.sunnyskyz.com/blog/384/The-Real-Story-Behind-This-Best-Selling-Children-s-Book-Is-Not-What-You-re-Expecting#UbEEsQi6YIUW9jMB.01
In the spring, we planted a memorial garden for Josh. Most varieties we chose specifically for their attraction to butterflies and hummingbirds. However, one plant in particular, I consider to be the “showstopper” in the garden. The allure came initially from its majestic appearance, which is now undermined by the plant’s reputation. “The Angelica flower… Read More Memorial Garden
One step closer….Your Special Star is in the final stages of production! I’m happy to display the cover art!