To be a published memoirist... I am in shock . . . When I Was Her Daughter hit Amazon's #1 New Release in five categories: Schizophrenia, Adoption, Survival Biographies, Self Help Inner Child, and Popular Psychology Mental Illness Books. My virtual book launch party was a hit. My heart was filled with joy as I had an … Continue reading What It’s Like
Today is the official release day of my debut memoir, When I Was Her Daughter. Seven-year-old Leslie has a serious problem. Someone is trying to kill her. Leslie and her little brother must confront the stark reality of living with their mother’s raging psychosis. When her mother demands the impossible, Leslie attempts to control the … Continue reading Today is the Day!!!
Hello, My Readers! The cover design for my memoir is complete...Now, the book is being formatted and line-edited! This is such an exciting time. Man, is it a lot of work, but 'm enjoying it thoroughly. This is a dream come true. If you've ever wanted anything so badly, if you've ever had a lifelong … Continue reading When I Was Her Daughter: A Memoir
Hours passed, and Mom finally said, “Okay, time to go.” “But it’s not morning.” I sat up on the soft couch where I’d been trying to sleep. William slept in a recliner by the window. “Leslie.” Mom stared at me. Her heavy voice seemed to come up through her from the ground. William jolted awake. … Continue reading Road Trip, Part 2