An award-winning independent writer, editor, author and photographer...
I am a seasoned storyteller, a sculptor of words that reach out through the page to elicit an emotion or impel a reader to action. My specialties? soft adventure travel, slow foods and natural places. I illuminate my stories with a sense of place.
My writing appears in numerous print publications with circulations ranging from 1 to 5 million per issue. Among my current clients:
- Inflight Magazines Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air edition
- AAA Publications Journey, Home & Away and Via magazines
- Online Publications AOL Travel
- Tourism Publications Clipper Vacations Magazine, Coho Magazine, and Washington State, Seattle, Bellevue and Tacoma visitors' guides, as well as Seattle Meeting Planner Magazine.
Michelin USA West guidebook (co-author; Spring 2014)
Michelin Must-Sees Pacific Northwest guidebook (2013)
Wanderlust and Lipstick: Traveling with Kids (2009)
Clipper Vacations Magazine (2012-present)
Coho Magazine (2012-present)
Compass Magazine (2012)
The Essential Guide for Women Traveling Solo (2007)
Alaska Airlines Magazine (2001-2005)
Sea Kayaker Magazine (1997-2000)