Pink Punching Bag

I told my husband that I wanted a punching bag for Christmas. Swayed by the 33 customer reviews from women who wrote that they loved the prettiness of the bag and way it relieved stress, we selected a hot pink 70-pound Everlast bag with matching boxing gloves from...

My Mission as a Writer

Mission: To catalyze adventure through writing. I write fiction and nonfiction books, articles and posts. The messages are very different, obviously, but I create them from the same starting belief. I want my work to be catalytic. If you are a struggling manager,...

Why Galveston?

The Spy Shop Mystery series is set on Galveston Island. Have you been? If not, please put it on your list of places to explore. I love the island, not in spite of, but because of its quirks and imperfections.  Today’s Galveston is influenced by its pirate roots...

The Spy Shop Mystery Series is Born!

Do you like a good laugh? A surprising mystery? Me too! It has been a pleasure and privilege to create the Spy Shop Mystery Series. If we met in an elevator going up 20 floors or so, here’s how I’d describe my mysteries. Their fun mystery adventures...