You might be interested to know stories of mine have been published in the Crab Orchard Review, Georgetown Review, The Southern Anthology and Dominion Review. I have won the Jack Dyer Fiction Prize for fiction, Honorable Mention in Glimmer Train’s Family Matters Contest, an Illinois Arts Grant, and received a 2012 merit fellowship for the Unified Literary Seminars in Lithuania.
I am a graduate of Hollins University’s M.A. program, Washington University’s MFA program. I am president of Sweet Ink, a marketing and writing company specializing in helping women-owned small businesses and am also office manager for Sweetnam LLC, a boutique class action law firm in Chicago.
I live in Lake Forest, Illinois with my husband and three sons and more pets than I would like to admit ever allowing into the house.