Monthly Archives: June 2013

Button Flash 5: Field Research

Here’s another Button Flash Fiction Piece–250 words in one hour!  Thanks to Joyce R. for the wonderful and exotic button, which sparked an interesting story. Field Research Nobody knew why Mrs. Vaughn wore her silk brocade vest every day.  Lots … Continue reading

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Button People Profiles ~~ Introducing Celia Barbieri, The Button Florist

In the century or so I spent writing The Button Collector, I stumbled upon a veritable alternate universe filled with people who do incredible things with buttons.  I figure it must be a deadly sin of some sort to keep … Continue reading

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Epiphanies.  Zen.  Mountaintop Experiences. Bucket loads of thanks to all my friends, readers, fellow writers, and mentors who were there with me yesterday at my book launch celebration–in body or in spirit. It was one of those moments when life … Continue reading

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