Month: July 2017

“Dead Mothers’ Club” (a preview)

“Dead Mothers’ Club” (a preview)

CHAPTER ONE:  LAST WEDNESDAY Maura’s alarm was set for 6 a.m., but her bladder went off at 5:28. Determined not to disturb her husband and the cat, she slipped silently out of bed. No, slipped wasn’t the word. Slipped sounds like a ballerina floating between rippling waves of satin to the accompaniment of flutes and …

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I Have Groupies.

I Have Groupies.

Well, okay, not exactly groupies, but fans. My Facebook pal, Kate, saw a woman pull a copy of Revenge of the Soccer Moms out of her bag on a commuter train in suburban Chicago, and started a conversation. Other people sitting nearby got in on it, and now they have a book club thing going on the …

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My 2nd Interview – WXIN-Fox59

My 2nd Interview – WXIN-Fox59

Thanks to Kate Shepherd Communications, I was asked to appear on the Morning News on Monday, July 3, 2017. Lindy Thackson made me feel comfortable, and she was so prepared! They even had snatched a photo of my kids from Facebook, and inserted it at an opportune time. The segment was less than 3 minutes, …

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