Here’s the big news!


Earlier this summer, I put together a proposal for a new bo. It’s a subject that I’ve been wanting to talk about for a long time, but I only now felt ready to write about it. I worked hard with my wonderful literary agent, Lisa Jackson of Alive Literary Agency, to craft a proposal that… [Continue Reading]

I have a new book coming out! On Thursday!


Here’s some exciting news I am just now able to tell you about: I have a new bo coming out! And you can read it on Thursday! Yes! This Thursday! July 23! The bo is called Like Living Among Scorpions: One Woman’s Quest to Survive Her Suburban Life, and I can’t wait to share it with… [Continue Reading]

Driving a monster truck to EWTN: the tale of the first 24 hours of my media tour (with a special guest illustrator!)

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Gather round, internet, for I have a tale to share with you. This is the kind of story that would be better heard by a roaring fire, each of us holding goblets of mead, a man in a horned hat rattling clam shells in the background. And like all great epics, it requires illustrations befitting… [Continue Reading]

A few gems from the inbox


I know that you all cleared off your calendars and have been doing nothing but hitting refresh on my blog since I announced that we’d have pictures from Heather this week, so I wanted to assure you that they are coming. She texted me a few tonight, and they are everything I dreamed they could… [Continue Reading]