Education -- BS and Masters, studied in France as an exchange student. Professional -- Owned and ran large mfg. business. After selling my interest I consulted on business issues, ran small website and computer orgs. Have done extensive keynote and public speaking both locally and nationally. Writing -- Currently teach creative writing at Massasoit Community College in The Greater Boston Area. Third term as President of Cape Cod Writers Center, a well-respected 400-member organization that helps published and aspiring authors. Have collaborated on a screenplay with award winning playwrite and screenwriter (Barry Brodsky) on screenplay based on my original story idea. In addition to Rite of Passage I have authored Voices, a mainstream women's fiction work I am currently submitting. Other interests -- Music (Sing, play piano and guitar) have a minor in music and spent time at NE Conservatory. Church official and involved in various charities -- most notably the fight against domestic violence. Love skiing, boating, swimming and exercise. Personal -- married (once) with three sons.
Paige Fuller should have unlimited possibilities. Though a talented equestrian and musical prodigy, Paige’s first romance left her brokenhearted. And despite her expertise in the show ring, she can’t forget the riding accident that nearly disabled her. When handsome Harvard sports icon Morgan Cahill takes an interest in her, Paige worries the glamorous girls surrounding him will eclipse her. But she’s been secretly in love with Morgan since they met as children. Can she overcome her fears and win his heart?
Morgan Cahill has the world at his fingertips. Or so it seems. The Ivy League athlete has attained rock-star status. Despite his accomplishments and the endless parade of prom queens and cheerleaders who surround him, he finds no one with whom to share his innermost feelings. When he visits his father’s oldest friends for the weekend, he expects to be bored, but is drawn to shy, innocent Paige. In only a day, he has found someone with whom he can share his fears and dreams.
But storm clouds are gathering. Two convicts—one seeking forgiveness and the other brutal revenge—will invade the couple’s lives. Soon destiny will bring them together… a terrifying rendezvous that may cost Paige her life!
Jessica Long has the voice of an angel. But Jesse's cold beauty masks a brutal past filled with privation and cruelty. As the talented soprano approaches her final year at New England Conservatory, she is faced with a choice: stay with her striking young lover or accept the offer of a successful Broadway producer. She chooses the latter only to discover that fame can exact a cruel price. After years of yearning, the lovers meet again - at Jesse's ragged homestead on the Maine Coast.
Matt will reveal the benefactor who's followed and protected Jesse as the lovers face a confrontation with the jealous pursuer who's tried to destroy her. One final choice awaits that may cost Jesse both Matt and her life. The Broadway impresario, a mysterious crime lord, and Matt's stunning literary agent head a cast of absorbing secondary characters. Filled with unexpected plot twists, Solo is a classic, leading the reader over a bittersweet tapestry spanning fifteen years.
Descended from a line of powerful witches, Courtney Wellington embodies the Wiccan Goddess who must fulfill an ancient prophecy to keep the growing powers of evil at bay. At the Summer Solstice, she must marry, and she has chosen Robert McGregor for her mate. But Courtney's plans never included falling in love with him.
Robert McGregor, Harvard Law student and society favorite, has the world within his grasp--until he meets Courtney. Irresistibly drawn to her, Robbie is soon bewitched by the lovely, vulnerable girl, despite his misgivings about who--or what--she really is. But her identity is stranger than he could ever imagine.
To fulfill the prophecy Robbie must abandon all he holds dear, but when Courtney is kidnapped, he realizes he will sacrifice everything to save her. Can the power of their love triumph over the evil forces bent on destroying them? (278 pages)