Happy Birthday, USA

We just finished one of the wettest Fourth of July holidays I can remember, with inches of rain and flooding forcing us to stay indoors. Since I spent the day working on revisions for Don’t Ask, I thought I’d share some Happy Birthday wishes to the USA and to the character of Olivia Miller, who happens to share a birthday with the greatest country on Earth. Continue reading “Happy Birthday, USA”

Exciting News!

I am thrilled to announce that Don’t Ask Me to Leave has been offered a contract by Mantle Rock Publishing! This is an incredible opportunity for me. Seeing something I wrote in print has always been on my bucket list, and while I have come close, with a poem published in the Herald-Leader and an article in Christian Woman magazine, this is truly the fulfillment of that childhood desire. Continue reading “Exciting News!”

Parent Contacts Begin Today

Good morning, class of 2019! Beginning at 9:00 AM today, I will start making my way through the list of sophomores that signed up for Pre-AP at spring registration. It will just be a quick phone call to one of your parents (whomever is listed first in Infinite Campus) to ensure that you are aware of the summer reading requirement and to see if you have any questions or problems. Continue reading “Parent Contacts Begin Today”