The Ogre King is the third book in the series. It delivers a strong, positive message about not judging others based on appearances. It’s available everywhere in paperback and e-readers. Thank You! Thank you for reading The Ogre King. Gaining exposure as an independent author relies mostly on word-of-mouth. Please consider leaving a review wherever […]

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Recently, I heard from an adult reader who wanted to tell me how much she enjoyed my first book, The Dragon Thieves: A Tale of Hope and Adventure. I was flattered, of course. It’s always nice to hear that something you’ve written has brought someone else joy. She asked if Hope was going to find […]

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I made my first public appearance recently at the Tucson Festival of Books, and survived! It was HOT. Both literally and figuratively. The temperatures were in the 90s, and voracious readers packed the venue. It was great to get out from behind my keyboard and meet and greet with young readers. Even my dad flew […]

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When I write an adventure about Hope and her friends, I try to use as many real places and creatures as I can. By doing this, I give you, the curious reader, something to learn outside of my books, while bringing the world I’ve created to life. My only rule for putting something real in […]

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Last week I met with Jocqueline Protho for an interview. She has this cool podcast called The Chatterbox where she interviews indie authors, allowing the readers to connect with the writers of their favorite books. Because we live in Arizona, we were able to meet in person. We met at a golf course and recorded […]

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SNEAK PEAK AT THE NEXT ADVENTURE Hope and her friends Ruff, Buffasip, and Celeste are off on another quest. This time they’re in search of the Midnight Miracle flower—the final ingredient required to make a magical amulet that will lead Hope to her missing family. There’s only one problem—four actually—an Ogre King, Snaught and his three […]

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The adventures of Hope, Ruff, and Buffasip continue as they’re joined by a new friend, a druid named Celeste Spiritrunner when a frost giant named Skarf and his minions turn the Wandering Oak Forest into a frozen nightmare. Join the friends on their journey to find a stolen magical secret and save the forest and […]

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Hope is a young Rahken, a breed of dragon, and is alone in the world after her family mysteriously disappears. Hope finds friends in the most unlikeliest of creatures: a wolf named Ruff and a Fenrir beast named Buffasip. Together the trio fight back against a group of nasty hunters who have been kidnapping the […]

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