Spoiler Alert: STILL LIFE Book Club Questions 

Spoiler Alert: STILL LIFE Book Club Questions 

I hope that you have enjoyed reading the first chapters of Still Life and have checked it out on Amazon or Barnes and Noble. If you missed them, they are posted in my blog section. These are some book club questions I have used at book clubs. They are very telling, so...
STILL LIFE: Chapter 3

STILL LIFE: Chapter 3

Chapter 3-Samantha Samantha raced to the hospital and through the parking lot. Her hands were shaking; her thoughts were spiraling. She needed to calm herself. She needed a minute to stop hearing the officer’s voice in her mind uttering the ugly truth. “There are...
STILL LIFE: Chapter 2

STILL LIFE: Chapter 2

CHAPTER 2-SAMANTHA Samantha tried to maneuver through the morning drop-off line. On sunny days, Samantha walked her children, Sydney and Ryan, to the crossing guard and let them walk the rest of the way on their own. When the weather involved any unpleasantness-too...
Still Life: Chapter 1

Still Life: Chapter 1

CHAPTER 1-JACOB There are moments in one’s life that change everything, that knock a person off a path like a giant meteor colliding with a planet. Maybe if the victim had known it was coming he could have done something to stop it, but then again, who can really stop...
Things I’m Learning From Tennis That Relate to Life

Things I’m Learning From Tennis That Relate to Life

  Don’t tell people you aren’t any good. They’ll believe you. Don’t act better than everyone else. They will become determined to find your faults. If the people around you are down, tired or frustrated, try to raise them up. If you are down, tired, or frustrated...
Laughing: It’s a funny thing

Laughing: It’s a funny thing

Laughing is a very funny thing. Truly, it’s a mystery in some ways, how words or an image enter into your brain, and then create this strange urge to open your mouth and let out a distinctive sound known only as a laugh, or for some unique laughers, can imitate a cry....