Looking for a little something extra? Here’s where you’ll find it. Audio of original short stories or poems. Video Q&As. Maybe an interview with an author or otherwise interesting person. Who knows what visual and aural delights might show up on this page full of totally random stuff I wasn’t sure where to put?



Ninety-Eight: A River City Story



We Hope for Better Things is a Michigan Notable Book for 2020


Watch the book trailer for The Words between Us


Here’s a socially distanced library talk about We Hope for Better Things


Longtime readers may remember one of my old blogs, The Consummate Amateur, where I chronicled my life as a young mother, aspiring writer, constant seamstress, and sometime gardener. If you’re looking for a deep dive into my life and thoughts during my early thirties, this is it! Sadly, the blog that preceded it, Stuff No One Would Publish, has disappeared from the internet. It’s somewhere on my hard drive. I think. But it will likely remain there, in obscurity, ad infinitum.