Author Vita

Amethyst Review has accepted my poem, “Filled to the Brim,” for its early summer 2024 anthology, Thin Places & Sacred Spaces.

I read my poem, “The Megalithic Circle Speaks to My Bones,” at the Port Angeles Fine Arts Center’s Celebration of Shadows, Oct. 21, 2023.

The Madrona Project has published my prose poem, “My Mother’s Parents Free Ranged,” in its winter 2023-24 journal, The Empty Bowl Cookbook.

Tidepools Magazine published my poem, “Paddling the Sweet Spot,” in its June 2023 edition. I read my poem at the Port Angeles Fine Arts Center on July 18, 2023. 

Forty of my poems and twenty of my Olympic National Park photographs and a painting are published in a new compilation from the Commonplace Group of Jackson Hole: Potpourri – Prose, Poems & Pictures. (2023, Agnes Bourne Books). If you are interested in a copy or selling copies, please inquire with me.

My poem “Finding Rest in an Old Growth Forest,” has been included for a year in the open air exhibit, Under the Canopy, Port Angeles Fine Arts Center, June 2023-2024.

I read my poemThe Legend of the Bell Mansion” as part of the Celebration of Shadows at the Port Angeles Fine Arts Center, Oct. 22, 2022.

My poem “I Have to Chase that Squirrel,” was included for a year in the open air exhibit, New Growth, Port Angeles Fine Arts Center, June 2022-2023.

My latest publication of a poem, “I Sit, I Wait,” is in Agnes Bourne’s book, Moments, published by Commonplace Group Books (2020). You may purchase a copy at agnesbournebooks.com or on Amazon.

My poem “Spring Self Rising” published on Teton Spirit Connection on March 19, 2017. Click here.

My poem “Nothing But the Soul I Wear” published in Teton Spirit Magazine in Issue #7:https://issuu.com/spirit-optimist/docs/teton-spirit-issue-7-2016-single-pa. Or Click here.

Also Read “What Is Essential Is Invisible to the Eye,” a blog about what is important published on Teton Spirit Connection on Nov. 5, 2016.

“The Real Power of Reiki,” blog published on Teton Spirit Connection on July 14, 2015. Click here.

Dec.  5, 2014, my blog “Love Is Immense” published on Teton Spirit Connection. Click here. 

My published article “True Joy: Accepting Unconditional Love” with accompanying art appeared in the Summer/Fall 2014 issue of Teton Spirit Magazine, pp. 35-37. (https://issuu.com/spirit-optimist/docs/teton-spirit-issue-3-single-pages)

My first blog on Teton Spirit Connection: “The Teton Reiki Circle Empowers Locals to Assist Others and Themselves,” Dec. 8, 2013