I was told from a very early age that, having dyslexia, I would never be a writer. Looking into my daughters’ eyes made me think. How can I tell them that they can be whatever they want to be if I am too afraid to believe in those words myself?

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About Me

I’ve been telling stories as long as I can remember.

After graduating from Brewster Academy, in Wolfeboro New Hampshire, I went to Whitman College where I pursued a degree in Anthropology and a minor in studio art. After a semester abroad, at Monash University in Melbourne Australia, (where I learned more about scuba diving and beach volley ball than anything else) I transferred to the University of Washington where I graduated with a degree in communications.

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Recent Blog Posts

October 18, 2014 |

Getting into Character

Perfecting the characters you write can be a difficult task. I often write profiles, search Pinterest for images...

October 11, 2014 |

The Future of Libraries

I’m lucky enough to have children who are way smarter than me- seriously. My middle daughter and I, the real...

September 19, 2014 |

Working with an Illustrator

I can’t draw. My stick figures even look like piles of twigs. However, The  illustrator I get to work...

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