About Me

Author of “The Nameless and the Faceless of the Civil War.” A collection of 28 poems and 28 essays on the historical representations of Civil War events through the narrative of poetry. April 2018. Endorsed by Eric Swanson.

Author of “The Man with the Ice Blue Eyes,” Romantic Poetry Collection of love and heartache. Debuted number one on Amazon.com for Women’s Poetry, July 2016. Included in collection are two award winning poems from the Connecticut Authors and Publishers Association.

Author of “My Name is John Singer,” a Fictional account on John Wilkes Booth. Endorsed by Great Circle Productions Inc. New York. Endorsed by New York Times best-selling co –author of “The Joy of Living,” Eric Swanson and author of books & lyric’s of EDWIN, The Story of Edwin Booth, September 2016.

Author of “Don’t Be Afraid of Fifty,” The Twelve Step Process to Turning Fifty. November 2011.

Appeared on CT-FOX 61 morning news program, WFSB Channel 3, Better CT and multiple times at WTNH Channel 8, Connecticut Style and WTNH Channel 8 Good Morning Connecticut.

Connecticut-area Book Signings at Barnes & Noble include Glastonbury, West Hartford, Canton and Hartford.

Mid-Atlantic area Book Signings at Barnes & Noble
Bel Air, MD April 2017; Fairfax, VA April 2017 and May 2018
Baltimore, MD Inner Harbor August 2017, August 2018
Appearance at the Hartford Public Library, Hartford, CT -March 2018

Presenter/Speaker on Annabel Lee
The Edgar Allan Poe House and Museum in Baltimore, MD June 2017
The Edgar Allan Poe Museum Richmond VA May 2018

Guest Speaker at the Dr. Samuel A. Mudd House Museum July 2018 on John Wilkes Booth.
FINALIST for the 2018 Artist in Residence Program –National Parks Arts Foundation Gettysburg 2018.

Interviewed April 2018 The Hartford Courant on “The Nameless and the Faceless of the Civil War”

Article published Dr. Samuel A. Mudd 2018 newsletter on John Wilkes Booth, the Son, Brother, Uncle and Actor.

Article published in the Surratt Courier May 2018 on John Wilkes Booth, the Son, Brother, Uncle and Actor.

Awards from the CT Authors and Publishers Association Writing Contest 2013-2014 2nd place Essay and Honorable Mention Poetry; 2014-2015 1st place Poetry.

Appearance on National Television Commercial-The Alliance Insurance-July 2018.-nationwide distribution. Produced by National Media Connection.

Member of the following Historical Societies:

  • Ford’s Theater, Washington, DC
  • Lincoln Cottage, Washington, DC
  • The Surratt Society, Clinton, MD
  • The Junius Brutus Booth Society (Tudor Hall), Bel Air, MD
  • The Civil War Trust
  • The Dr. Samuel A Mudd Society, Waldorf MD
  • The Avon Historical Society, Avon, CT
  • The Connecticut Civil War Round Table