But most importantly, my teacher, Mrs. Herbert, wrote that "she enjoyed the story too,
and hoped this was the beginning of a writing career." After that I started thinking that maybe, someday, when I grew up, I could be a writer.
I joined the school newspaper as a reporter in Jr. HIgh. When
I was in the eighth grade I was a library assistant. We had to write down
a goal for something we wanted to do when we grew up. I wrote down that one day I
wanted to go into the library and pull a book off the shelf
that I had written.
was born in Kansas City, Missouri and moved to Whitehouse, Texas when
I was in high school. I won an honorable
mention for an essay contest sponsored by General Electric.
I graduated from Texas A&M University and started teaching physical education. I currently live in College Station, Texas. I am an elementary librarian.
have two beautiful children, Kacie and Brad, and a chocolate
cocker spaniel named Melody.