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A novel about great love, great loss and great opera.
Short Stories
A short story in the journal
A short story in the journal the Ilanot Review
Coming soon: A short story in the journal The Evansville Review
Magazine Articles
A mother realizes the limits of her powers
Going green doesn't mean forgoing luxury
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A novel about great love, great loss and great opera.

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"Hypnotic.... engrossing.... takes on big ideas like the dark side of human nature and the perils of fame." The New York Times

"A sophisticated meditation on music, grief, and the bond of mother and child, as well as ambition, power, and betrayal....Sparkles with originality and promise."
Dallas Morning News

"An expectional debut [with] razor-sharp insight and adroit imagery....compelling."
Publishers Weekly, Starred Review

"Eloquent and riveting, soulful and surprising." Phildelphia Inquirer

A short story in the the Ilanot Review

"Wonderfully hopeful and authentic" ForeWord Magazine
"Superlative writing" Disability Resources Online

GRAVITY PULLS YOU IN is a recipient of the prestigious Mom's Choice Award. The Mom's Choice Awards honors excellence in family-friendly media, products and services. An esteemed panel of judges includes education, media and other experts as well as parents, children, librarians, performing artists, producers, medical and business professionals, authors, scientists and others. A sampling of the panel members includes: Dr. Twila C. Liggett, Ten-time Emmy-winner, professor and founder of Reading Rainbow; Julie Aigner-Clark, Creator of Baby Einstein and The Safe Side Project; Jodee Blanco, New York Times Best-Selling Author; LeAnn Thieman, Motivational speaker and coauthor of seven Chicken Soup For The Soul books; and Tara Paterson, --Mom's Choice Awards

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I Did
Coming soon in the 2017 issue


On the Fence
A mother realizes the limits of her powers

Out of Bounds
There's a rhythm to growing up but adults don't always hear the beat



Gilt Without Guilt
Going green doesn't have to mean forgoing luxury