October 2019: Finding Anne de Bourgh was nominated to be entered into the 2019 Whitney Award contest. Entrants into this contest are reader-nominated, so I am grateful to all who thought enough of my book to nominate it. It is an honor, and I am grateful.
January 23, 2019: Speak at the Kiwanis Club meeting in Perry, UT about my work with writing for youth.
“I just wanted to say thank you again. You do a fantastic job and everyone enjoyed it.” --Mike Allen
May 10-11, 2019: 2019 Storymakers Conference, Provo, UT
Working as a volunteer mentor. If you see me, be sure you say “Hi!”
June 15, 2019: The Teen Writers Conference, Ogden, UT
I’m the writing contest board member. I’ll also be teaching “Perfecting your Prose."
August 2019: My novel, Finding Anne de Bourgh, won the Recommended Read Award from the League of Utah Writers.
September 2019: Graduate with BA in Creative Writing and English with Concentration in Fiction from Southern New Hampshire University.
October 4, 2019: Signing at Deseret Book in Layton, Utah as part of their Family Fun Night.