Word Chunks Activities for Learning Word Families earned the distinction of being a Teacher’s Favorite.  It warms my heart to know, teachers across the country use my work to help children learn to read!


I have been published in Babybug, Schooldays, Best Ever Activities for Grades 2-3: Measurement and Children’s Writer.

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As for my quest to have a novel published, my muse is working hard to make that happen! For many years I have been active in the Society of Children’s Bookwriters and Illustrators.  And I am lucky to be a member of Blue Ridge Tale Spinners, a critique group of passionate writers-

Caroline Sheridan, Carolyn Fay (in back), Della Yannuzzi, Carol Kirkham Martin, and Lisa Crawford