Self-published:

See my    for details on nine novels and four anthologies!

Sold:

  • nonfiction:
    • "Where Shall We Ride?" - the Nordic Heritage Museum's historical journal, Winter/Spring 2008, page 26
    • "Angel Wings" - Cup of Comfort for Inspiration, 2003, lead story
    • a profile in The Friend magazine, October 1990
  • short fiction:
    • "Taking Care of Mommy" - The Friend magazine, May 2007
  • poetry:
    • "Schoolyard Ghost" - Spider magazine, October 2002

Produced:

  • stage plays:
    • "Rentennial" - September 7-9, 2001, at Renton, Washington:
      a 2-hour centennial pageant
    • "Detour" - on January 29, 2005, at Ocean Shores, Washington:
      a one-act play for middle grades

Literary contest awards:

  • nonfiction:
    • "The Face of the Deep" - first place in Nonfiction
      at Write on the Sound, Edmonds, Washington, October 7, 2000 
  • fiction:
    • "Trolldom" (now titled "Troll and Trylleri") - placed in the top eight, fantasy/sci-fi category
      at Pacific NW Writers Conference, July, 2015
    • "Brigand's Blade" (* book 2) - placed in the top eight, fantasy/sci-fi category
      at Pacific NW Writers Conference, July, 2014
    • "Hero's Shield" (* book 1) - placed in the top eight, fantasy/sci-fi category
      at Pacific NW Writers Conference, July, 2012
    • "Epitome" - placed in the top ten, Young Adult Novel category
      at Pacific NW Writers Conference, July 26, 2003
    • "Wrong Turn" - second place in Fiction
      at Write on the Sound, Edmonds, Washington, October 4, 2003
    • "Word to the Wise" - honorable mention in Fiction
      at Write on the Beach, Ocean Shores, Washington, January 28, 2005
                  (* books in the series Tapestry of Cumbria)
  • stage plays:
    • "Detour" - winner of one-act play contest
      at Write on the Beach, Ocean Shores, Washington, October, 2004


Other awards, not of the literary variety...



(Sidewalk chalk art contest entries)



Classes taught



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(a skill from antiquity)