I grew up in Independence, Missouri, and was strongly
influenced by Harry Truman's straight talk and honest action. I have
been a registered radiological technologist, pre-need counselor,
webmaster, humor columnist, and blogger.
I am also a moderator for the Google Plus Community "Writers Discussion Group
" which proudly hit 10,000 members March 8, 2013 and topped 15,000 on October 22, 2013.
I am the author of three
books, a collection of essays, "Queen Klutz: The Misadventures of a Very Clumsy Woman
paranormal mystery novel, "River of Possibilities
," and a humorous self-help manual, "7 Ways You Screw Up Your Life (and how to unscrew it)
I am published in the
Examiner newspaper, 2006 Writer's Blog Anthology and as a featured
columnist at USA Deep South and Southern Humorists. I live in rural
Jackson County, Missouri.I am a humorist, lover of life, author and
caregiver for my disabled husband (stroke) and until her recent passing, my mother-in-law
(Parkinson's). I love social media because I don't get to meet people in
real-life due to my caregiving responsibilities.
about laughter, bad luck, no luck, being a klutz, cars that hate me,
life and love. I turned several of my blog posts and newspaper columns
into my first book. Then I lived the dream of writing a novel which is
available at Amazon and Smashwords. I am an early adopter of new technologies and wrote a third book - a humorous self-help manual with many friends from the
early days of Twitter including Foreword by Chris Brogan. Contributors =
Jeremiah Owyang, Becky McCray, Susan Reynolds, Terry Starbucker, Liz
Strauss. I worked for Seth Godin when Squidoo was being launched, building
pages to increase the site's viability.