My birthday is August 6, not July 4th like Glory Hemphill's. But I always had swimming parties to celebrate.
When I was in elementary school, I decided to be a librarian.
My most recent dog's names were Ginger and Barley. Now I have a basset grand-dog named Rocky. You can read about him here:
Although I lived and worked in New Jersey for a long time, I now live in St. Petersburg, FL. I don't like cold weather! My new book, THE WAY TO STAY IN DESTINY, takes place in Florida. I doubt I'll ever be able to set a book in New Jersey though.
When I was in sixth grade, at summer camp, two friends and I won the talent show with our Elvis impersonation act. You can read about that in an essay I wrote for a newspaper, HERE.
Or see pictures of my Elvis statue, HERE.
The video of my THE WAY TO STAY IN DESTINY Book Party at the Dunedin Public Library (FL) can be found HERE.