Category Archives: stories

Coming December 1

Click to order! My new book, “The North Side of Down” will be available in just a couple of days. This is a bittersweet time for me, as this is my sister Amanda’s story, and it involved a lot of … Continue reading

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The Sleeping Lion — Waking Up to Change

Back in 1990 I decided to write a science fiction story called, “The Sleeping Lion” based on an idea that I had.  The story is about a young woman named Kelly who lives with an abusive boyfriend.  She escapes for … Continue reading

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Yesterday’s Ride

We had a glorious sunny sky here in Michigan yesterday even though the breeze was bitterly hanging on to that whole winter idea. I saddled up Clifford, and the dogs raced ahead joyously as we took a slog down the … Continue reading

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The Ultimate Dog Lover

Chicken Soup for the Soul publishers are coming out with a new dog book called The Ultimate Dog Lover, and I just found out that not one, but two of my stories have made it into the final round of … Continue reading

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