Two children's books, The Prairie Community, Spring in the High Sierras, Julian Messner, a Division of Simon & Schuster.
Haunted Iowa, Trails Books.
M.A. in English with a concentration in Creative Writing. San Francisco State University, S.F. CA
Fellowships, The Ragdale Foundation, Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, Ossabaw Island Foundation
Awards: Children's Reading Roundtable, Illinois Arts Council, Grant for Prose Fiction
Circle Poetry Award
Founder of Rhino Poetry
Awards and Recognition
- Children's Reading Roundtable Award, Illinois Arts Council Grant for Fiction (prose)