News and Events

The  Wisconsin Writers Association has reviewed my middle-grade narrative nonfiction book Spies, Soldiers, Couriers, and Saboteurs: Women of the American Revolution.

Check out the review  at their website:

Great News!

Just received word that the History Museum of Travelers Rest in South Carolina will be stocking and selling my middle-grade book Spies, Soldiers, Couriers, and Saboteurs: Women of the American Revolution.

I am THRILLED they are doing this!

Check out my interview on this blog.

My friend and fellow author, Kerri Lukasavitz, interviewed me for her blog recently. Check it out!

As you can see, Kerri is the author of the middle grade novel, Mystery Horse at Oak Lane Stable, which is a great read for horse lovers. Kerri is also the winner of the HAL Prize for writing. Very talented writer and I am thrilled she chose to  write about me.


Jan. 13, 2021

6:00 p.m.

Lake Superior Writers is hosting an Open Mic (via Zoom.)

I will read a short excerpt from my middle-grade book, Spies, Soldiers, Couriers, and Saboteurs: Women of the American Revolution.

Feb. 1, 2021

7:10 p.m.

WEMTA Event (via Zoom)

Bedtime Storytime

I will have the privilege of reading my picture book Three Little Ghosts. Excited to do so!

Feb. 6, 2021

10:00 a.m.

March 24, 2021

10:00 a.m.

Presentation on Research and Writing Journey (via Zoom)

League of Women Voters, Bemidji, MN

Presentation on Research and Writing Journey

AAUW, Beaver Dam, WI

Past Events

It's always a pleasure to speak to different groups about my writing and my books.

School visits rank up there with some of my favorites since I get to interact with students and encourage them to be creative with their own writing.

I also have fun at libraries and to organizations to explain the research I conducted for Spies, Soldiers, Couriers, and Saboteurs: Women of the American Revolution. The journey of researching, writing, and publishing this book is one of which I am very proud.

I hope you'll take a few minutes to browse through some of my past events and drop me a line if you are interested in scheduling a presentation for your school, library, or organization. I'm sure we can work out something that will be fun and interesting!

Had planned on a school visit in April and would have met these students in person. Here they are posing with copies of my middle-grade book before school had been cancelled.

I was very happy to be part of a Zoom presentation with the class to tell them about researching these women. Loved answering students' questions and interacting with them and their teachers.

I hope to be able to meet them some time in the future.

Feb. 1, 2020

10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Dec. 10, 2019

6:30 p.m.

Dec. 10, 2019

2:00 p.m.

Dec. 4-5, 2019

Nov. 16, 2019

Nov. 11, 2019

Scottsdale Public Library's Local Author Book Fair at the Civic Center Library. 

Presentation on research and writing journey.

Thomas St. Angelo Library

Cumberland, WI

School visit, Cumberland Middle School 


Cumberland, WI

School visit, St. Patrick's School, Onalaska, WI

Presentation on research and writing journey to Daughters of the American Revolution, Stevens Point, WI

Was so honored to have been invited to speak at a Veterans Day Program in Scottsdale. 

Reading to groups
I always enjoy meeting new people and talking about writing. Whether I'm reading my books to students, discussing the writing process or my research, or simply greeting people browsing at a book fair, I am thrilled to be an author. I simply love sharing my work.


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