The Fisher Cat – Acceptance

My children’s article on the Fisher Cat has been accepted for publication by Kid’s Imaginary Train, an online children’s magazine for children ages 6-12..

The Fisher Cat is part of the Weasel family and is a very unique animal. It has recently been seen in Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire and other areas. It has been said that the screeching noise it makes is shrill and very loud. You Tube has videos of the unusual animal.

Three Line Poetry Submissions

If any of you poets are interested, Three Line Poetry is looking for submissions. They publish the poems online and later on they publish a paperback book which is available on

The honorarium is very small but it’s nice to get exposure and to see your poem in print.

I’ve had several published by them and they have a nice selection of poems.

Check them out.


My Photo “Vertical Lines” Will Be Published in August

I just heard from Four Ties Lit Review an e-publisher that my colorful photo titled “Vertical Lines will be published in Issue III by August. It will be in a PDF Version  online and eventually on Smashwords.

This is a photo that was taken on our family cruise.

I will post the link when it’s available.


ProQuest Selected My Article on the Luna Moth

My nonfiction children’s article “The Beautiful Luna Moth” which was published by was selected to be included by the illustrious ProQuest online research company for their K-12 database. They are a subscription research tool used by schools and libraries and they have topics from 90,000 sources. My article will soon be available for all schools and libraries who have access to ProQuest.

I am thrilled that my article was selected as an information piece for students.

Featured Author of the Week

I just received an email from the publisher Alfie Dog Limited that I am the featured author on their website for 2 weeks.

Alfie Dog is a publisher of short stories for both children and adults. These stories can be downloaded on Kindle and other devices for a small sum.

You will find several of my children’s stories available for downloading.

The article with photo can be found at Look under the column “Featured” and you will find my bio and short stories.

Thrilled to be recognized…..

Luna Moth Article

If any of you have seen a large green luna moth with purple spots you know how beautiful they can be.

I have always been fascination by this moth which is as pretty as a butterfly.

Have your children read the Beautiful Luna Moth article (with photo) in which I wrote and published. I am sure that they will find this moth fascinating.

I want to apologize to all my followers for now responding over the last few months. I have had a total hip replacement and my writing was secondary. But now that the worst is over you will hear from me frequently.

Caribbean Cruise Interupted My Writing

I just returned from a family cruise

Thing 1 and 2

Thing 1 and 2

and now it’s back to work on my poetry chapbook.

The family enjoyed the Caribbean and the grandkids had lots of fun!

The Cat in the Hat breakfast was a blast.