Prize-winning Author of 3 Novels
I’ve just finished writing a new novel – working title, Found in Florence (more on that soon) – so I’ve decided to take some time to refresh my website. I plan to post regularly my thoughts on reading and writing, as well as some of the small delights of daily life including cooking, travel and the arts.
As some of you know, my husband and I are in a new stage of life. After busy careers in Washington, DC, and a glorious 5 years in New York City (our senior years abroad) we are now living part of the year in Coastal Maine and part of the year in Southwest Florida.
As always, I love receiving emails on books you are enjoying and hearing about your adventures. Please feel free to check in any time at our Contact Page.
Both my writer and reader friends wait eagerly for the onslaught of end of the year best book lists- the best 100 books, the best 10 books, etc. from the major newspapers and magazines reviewing books. The selection is a … Continue reading
“You don’t know how to knit European?” The flight attendant peered into my lap. Fortunately we were cruising smoothly at thirty five thousand feet. I don’t like rough air. She asked what I was knitting. I explained that I was … Continue reading
My daughter reported that she and her daughters spent last weekend in the kitchen making granola for her children’s teachers’ holiday gift. Having been a teacher for many years, I was often the recipient of homemade cookies and baked goods … Continue reading