March 16, 2019, what a fun day at Roundabout Books in Bend, Oregon’s NW Crossing, and an honor to share it with six other authors passionate about their work! That’s me in the middle beside Cassie, who performs miracles every day creating wonderful experiences for readers and writers in her beautiful independent bookstore.
My ancestors moved relentlessly west across North America, my father’s parents from Eastern Europe at the beginning of the 20th century, my mother’s predecessors from Scotland in the early 1700s. The only “roots” I experienced were several family generations in the Pacific Northwest. That changed this month when my husband and I, along with our […]
A reader recently asked, “Where do you write your novels?” One answer is, “Wherever I happen to be.” On these perfect Central Oregon summer days, that’s often outside, in my garden. Right now it’s definitely not at my desk, where all the space not occupied by my cat, Nanuq, is filled with sketches I’m working […]