I have turned my focus to fiction and freelance articles after five years as an art director in Kansas City and 33 years as a community newspaper publisher at the birthplace of Will Rogers in Oologah, Oklahoma. I was inducted into the Oklahoma Journalism Hall of Fame in 2012.
Our team continues to produce our weekly syndicated family news feature, "For the Kid in You "
A trip to Greece inspired my first novel (The Revelation Key) published in December, 2017.
Every day seems like a miracle after I defeated stage 4 lymphoma.
The Revelation Key
A quirky art history student joins a team of scholars in Greece as they dig into a Byzantine maze of dusty manuscripts, fading art and End Times prophecies.
A message from beyond the grave pulls Amber into a web of conspiracy and murder. Who can she trust—the Biblical scholar, hot graduate assistant, prim professor, corrupt officials or the solemn monks?
Will she find the key before she is silenced?
Available on Amazon
"Shooting Class" - Flash fiction published in the Oklahoma Observer2018
Oologah Lake Leader newspaper1984-2017
Awards and Recognition
- 1. Oklahoma Journalism Hall of Fame, 2012. 2. Best mid-sized weekly newspaper in Oklahoma, 17 years. 3. First place in flash fiction, William Bernhardt annual writing contest 2014. 4. Broke company response record with a direct mail campaign, 1982.