She was my partner, my ride-or-die. Together we spent untold of hours training together, traveling together, failing and succeeding together. For years, we learned together. And, through all the ups and the downs, we ultimately became a successful human remains detection K9 team. My girl, Baroness Zoey von der Wohl, known to everyone as Zoey,… read more.
Every so often the universe sends you messages. Yes, you have to listen, and yes, sometimes you want to ignore those messages. It’s the fear, at least for me, that holds me back. I mean, what if I make the wrong decision? Then I have to remind myself that — gasp — the world won’t… read more.
I’ve been silent for some time now. Life took some twists and turns I didn’t see coming and I made a choice to be more introspective. It was a painful time in many ways and in many others a time of great growth. As I begin the year 2020, I am reminded of the blessings… read more.
I just arrived home from the Golden Crown Literary Society annual conference in Las Vegas and what a great event it was. Spending four days with?fellow writers, readers, reviewers, and like-minded souls does wonderful things to the mind, body, and spirit. Tucked away in my corner of the Pacific Northwest, I work alone crafting my… read more.
I know I’ve been a slacker when it comes to blog posts and I apologize. You know how life can be. It’s exciting, it’s scary, and most of all, it’s messy. Well, time to clean up the mess. Why, you ask? Well, that’s easy. It’s time to get ready for Artist’s Alley at Emerald City… read more.
I was born in snow country and at five years old moved sixteen hundred miles away to yes, you guessed, more snow country where I still live. At this point in my life I?ll come right out and say it: I?M SICK OF SNOW! It?s been a particularly brutal winter and each day when I… read more.
I’ve always thought that I was a vampire and werewolf kind of girl but as it turns out, I’m really a zombie girl too! Sure, I’m big Walking Dead fan but I still didn’t think that made me much of a zombie enthusiast. Only after I learned the SyFy channel was filming a new zombie… read more.
My brother died yesterday.? Stretched out on the livingroom floor, his head resting on his arm, a blanket pulled up to his shoulders, looking as though he’d been watching television and simply fell asleep.? Cancer took him from us before his time.? My brother was a lost soul who traveled a difficult path.? He never… read more.