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June happenings

I’m excited to be teaching a workshop at the Kachemak Writers Conference in June along with Alaska writers I so admire–like Rich Chiappone, Sherry Simpson, Peggy Shumaker, Nancy Lord, Nicole Stellon O’Donnell. And Naomi Shihab Nye is the keynote speaker! Woohoo!


Plus, Homer is such a great place to visit.

a press release from the UA Press

This is the first time I can say “here’s my press release.”

I had two big dreams after college: to write a book and to see orangutans in Borneo. Maybe three: to marry someone wonderful and have a family. I’m feeling really lucky, especially since I have my husband Peter to thank for helping all of those things happen.

Here’s a site¬†that¬†helps the endangered orangutans in Borneo.