Fabulous Five Wisconsin RWA Award – Counterfeit Love (pre-published)
Crown Award Finalist – ACFW Virginia – Counterfeit Love (pre-published)
Golden Heart Finalist – RWA – Counterfeit Love (pre-published)
Carol Award Finalist – Counterfeit Love – ACFW (Debut Book category)
The Quick Favorites:
MOVIES: North and South (BBC), Now You See Me, Mulan (cartoon version), Brave, You’ve Got Mail, Lord of the Rings: Two Towers & Return of the King, Pride and Prejudice (BBC)
BOOKS: A Rumored Fortune by Joanna Davidson Politano, The Noble Guardian & Man of Shadow and Mist by Michelle Griep, Where Dandelions Bloom by Tara Johnson, The White City by Grace Hitchcock, The Debutante’s Code by Erica Vetsch
TV SHOWS: Miss Scarlet and the Duke, Hogan’s Heroes, Diagnosis Murder, Murder She Wrote
MUSIC: Wonder Woman Soundtrack, Dream Cave, Rend Collective
SODA: Ice Cold Ale-8-One, Stewart’s Orange Cream Soda, Henry Weinhard’s Rootbeer
FOOD: Dark Chocolate, Eggplant parmigiana, Strawberry-Rhubarb Pie, Shrimp and Grits
My family: Ramey, Matt, Nehemiah, Dad, Mom, Linda, Travis, and Malaki.
GREW UP: Georgetown, KY (Horse Farm Central)
COLLEGE: M.A. of Elementary Education, University of the Cumberlands
FAVORITE JOB: Working under the table at the Kentucky Horse Park, which mostly consisted of mucking stables, but I met my sweet Romeo there–an old strawberry roan who never stepped on my toes.
HOBBIES: Board Games with the family, traveling, High Tea
COLLECTS: Corny Jokes, Loose Leaf Tea, Tea Pots, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Baby Yodas (Grogu)
FUN FACT: Each family member has a personality just like the turtles. My husband matches Donatello, my oldest son is Raphael, the youngest is Leonardo, and I’m the goofy Michelangelo.
FUN FACT #2: I’ve traveled to al 48 contiguous United States, all that remain are Alaska and Hawaii.
*I am also a member of FHL (Faith, Hope, and Love) and ACFW (American Christian Fiction Writers).*