when she began writing poems and stories. Forever in love with the English language, she grew up to earn a Master of Arts Degree in Linguistics and taught high school English for many years. Her lifelong affinity for the Middle Ages and Renaissance led to medieval verse novels seeming to spin out of her, in a manner rather like the ancient bardic traditions.
from the mists of time, and she illustrates her stories with her own pen and ink illustrations. She founded her publishing company, Alcabal Press, LLC, in order to bring her work into the world. Her new verse fairy tale, The Sorcerer Queen, is her fourth book for Alcabal Press®. She and her husband have four grown children and are blessed with a plethora of grandchildren. They live in an old hacienda in Southern California.
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