• December 9, 2017: Palos Verdes Estates

    I’ll be at the Arty Party with friend and prolific author Beth Whittenbury!

January 14, 2018: Pasadena

I’m the speaker at the Southern California Historical Novel Society!

Here’s their Facebook Page



Older stuff that I just hate to delete: 

Here is my portion of the Palos Verdes Library District’s interview, for last autumn’s Local Author Fair!


Things are quiet at the moment. I’m finishing up the final rewrite of my next book and will be posting news on that soon!

Join my mailing list to get the first announcements–or even help me decide on a cover!


December 15: 2013: Read My “My Turn” column in the Daily Breeze:

Dec 15 2013-Daily Breeze

Dec 15 2013-Daily Breeze

(sorry–it’s not online. Click on the pdf and it should enlarge so that you can read all about how Barbie has influenced us over the years.)


Check out my article on toys  on the Boomer Cafe blog for Baby Boomer-or any of their other great news and articles for Boomers!

And a guest blog post about big stars plugging products at Christmastime in the 1950s, at Debra Ann Pawlak’s blog on Hollywood History.

Plus two interviews about the book, with Debra Eckerling of Write On! and Martha Emms’ Blog.



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Learn the reasons why you can’t just make it all up, and where to go for good information!



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