I’m celebrating the release of my new poetry book, My Soul Is From a Different Place, this week and thought I’d share a couple poems with you. Here’s the first one, called “Cardinal.”

Bloggers: I Need Your Help!


Bloggers, what would life be like without you? As an author (and blogger myself) I know how valuable your input is when it comes to getting the word out about books you enjoy.

Linky Saturday: April 19, 2014


This blog is pretty old now (eight years old this year) and so it’s needed some updating here and there. You’ve seen a number of different looks to the blog if you’ve followed me this long, and I try and keep things fresh without changing things for the sake of change. The most recent change [...]

I’m Not That Girl

i'm not that girl

It’s interesting to look back at older poems. After a decade publishing poetry, my life has changed and so has the content of my poems. But at the same time, there is a feeling and theme in them that has remained, that of strength, empowerment, and faith.

Yes, You


I enjoy writing poems about encouraging women and also helping people connect to their faith.

Spring Postcard Art

spring postcard 2

My artsy blogging pal June is having another postcard art exchange, and the theme this time was spring. Boy, do we need it. As I write this, snow covers the ground. As in, snow on April 15th.