Works in Progress

Brandon’s First Whimsical Haircut

Children’s Picture Book

A little boy’s imagination goes wild during his first salon haircut. Even with comforting words by his stylist, little Brandon imagines bees buzzing around his ears, a giant pulling on his ears, and even spaceships landing on his head. But there’s a surprise waiting for him when he looks in the mirror.

Robbie & Katie Adventures: Hairy Strand of Scares

Children’s Picture Book

Watching the stylist cut their older sister’s hair, five year old twins, Robbie and Katie, giggle until the salon receptionist tries to ease their fear and says, “Hair is DEAD.” Big mistake! Eyes open wide, lips tremble, and then Robbie does something that scares the receptionist…and Katie…to avoid his first haircut.


Young Adult Romance, Family Life, Bullies, High School

Twins, Amber and Hank, have a hard time adjusting to life in Montreal, leaving friends behind in Washington D.C. As much as they love their feisty grandmother, they find country life boring, and isolated.

Amber meets a local boy who happens to be in most of her classrooms, and suddenly life seems to be perking up.

Hank, on the other hand, deals with some bullies picking on a gay boy. Sparks fly, and anger is at an all-time high.

Only time will tell how much of this their grandmother can handle. Will she boot them all back to Washington, or suffer major consequences?

Holiday Paws

Contemporary Romance

Just when Jazz thought she was done with dating and men… fate throws her a curveball.

While out at the mall picking up an order for her grandmother, someone bumps into Jazz, knocking her phone and bag to the ground. Picking them up, her gaze sweeps up at the man, and immediately invisible, angry dragon flames erupt in her chest.

The man who left without telling me why…

After two years apart, Jake Alexander Monroe is just as shocked to see Jazz Andropoulos in his department store.

The one perfect woman I allowed to get away…

Seems like this holiday, sparks are flaming, but not in a holiday cheerful way.