The Ten Fantastic Fails of Rory O’Leary is out now!

Just in time for Advent and the Christmas season, my first middle grade novel, The Ten Fantastic Fails of Rory O'Leary, is out now! At just $7.99 for the paperback (and $3.99 for Kindle), it's a certifiable steal. Will Taylor (Maggie & Abby's Neverending Pillow Fort) called it "Are You There, God? It's me Margaret meets The Best Christmas … Continue reading The Ten Fantastic Fails of Rory O’Leary is out now!

Mortification Monday (another late edition)

Wednesday, May 31, 1995 Dear Diary, Let me start with Mon- I ran like 3 miles and roller bladed 1 mile. At 9:30  I got a call from Valerie my pen pal. It was so neat to hear her voice. I miss her. We're going to camp the same week but different areas. I'll get … Continue reading Mortification Monday (another late edition)

Mortification Monday

I know, I know, I know. It's been weeks since my last Mortification Monday. What can I say? Mondays have not been kind to me  and then of course there is NaNoWriMo which might be killing me. And because this Monday is especially mean, there will be no video. May 22nd, 1995 Dear Diary, Looking … Continue reading Mortification Monday

Mortification Monday

It's still Monday over here on the West Coast, so there's still time for a late edition of Mortification Monday.   Monday, the 15th of May, 1995 Dear Diary, I had a softball game tonight. We won but we didn't play well. Last week was a good game. I had my first double play. I … Continue reading Mortification Monday

Mortification Monday

Tuesday, April 22   Dear Diary, Let me start w/Fri- I bragged to all my friends about the concert ad went to prayer group. Sat I had a softball game and helped Nana and Mom get the house ready for my confirmation. Friday night I had Confirmation rehearsal and dinner. Pastor gave me a light … Continue reading Mortification Monday