• News,  Publications

    Three New Stories

    As I’m working hard on two new novels, one for younger readers and one for adults, I sometimes gratify myself by writing flash fiction. It’s such a joy and a great practice and a fabulous genre all by itself. I’m…

  • News,  Publications

    Two New Stories

    Two new stories of mine were published this week! “Inner Thief” appeared in FlashBack Fiction:   Her husband folds his hand over hers, the one wielding the knife, and she stops slicing the breakfast bread. He says they have enough.…

  • A Whale in Paris,  News

    Reader’s Questions (I)

    Daniel and I were delighted to receive a kind and interesting letter last week. It was sent by a young reader who liked "A Whale in Paris" enough to thank us for having written the book. She also asked a…

  • A Whale in Paris
    A Whale in Paris,  News

    A Whale in Paris — Review

    The Historical Novel Society has reviewed “A Whale in Paris” — thank you so much! — and here’s what they say: “This story … delves into the workings of human nature, and teaches young readers valuable life lessons, such as…

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    The Next

    I have a new story up at Jellyfish Review! August 2018 The sea is still, but the tarpaulin above the fishing boat moves as though touched by wind. Victim to curiosity, I stop scanning the cove for scraps and focus on…