Author + Dreamer

I’m all about living a life I love, with Friends I trust,
and not taking it all too seriously.

About:

Everyday, whether writing, guiding writers and illustrators, teaching yoga, substitute teaching or raising kids, I'm really pouring my heart into the idea that we can craft a good life. We can face our fears and give them a good shake. It isn’t always easy! But I’m not giving up. You could say I’m a work-in-progress, like the plethora of stories in my head waiting their turn to be written.  Read More...

Awards:

WOOP Grant SCBWI ‘18 and accepted to NV’s mentorship program 2019 for my middle grade novel “A Whale and His Boy” which you can read more about below. Super excited about this manuscript!

Finalist "Halloweensie" contest '16
Most prom. '15 SCBWI/AWG Conf.
1st 2014 PNWA Literary Contest
3rd 2014 SW Writers Contest
Most Prom. '14 SCBWI/AWG Conf.
Finalist '13 Crested Butte Writers
Finalist '10, '11, 12 PNWA Lit Contest
And More....

I'm the Regional Advisor of the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators    Alaska Chapter   .

I'm the Regional Advisor of the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators
Alaska Chapter.