Why do we live in a country with a powerful ministry that moves foster children from home to home? How is this credible to a child? As compassionate humans, we cringe in disdain at the media stories regarding foster kids. Why do we hate this? It’s   terribly wrong to hurt children causing irreversible damage […]

The Girl That I Used to Be

From my heart to yours! As a young teen in the foster care program, I received a scroll tied in ribbon. It was kind of like getting a message in a bottle. When I unrolled it, there was a beautiful message printed on rice paper and it would change my life forever. It came at […]

On the Mic

Last summer I had the opportunity to attend a voiceover class where I could listen and watch a group of actors honing their talents on the mic. It’s quite a skill to master. I had never really thought much about doing voiceover until I was deep into the writing and wanted my character to convey […]

A Gated Community

This picture was taken in France. At the time I thought it was beautiful as it captured a memory that I will always treasure. Somehow the stunning wrought iron carried a profound reminder to a time when I was locked inside the great walls of an orphanage. It was a place to keep insiders, in […]

From Book to Script

I’ve been sitting in front of my computer all evening as I go over the script to add new scenes. It’s my time to relax and get deep into the writing which is fun and hard at the same time. Writing is re-living these captivating moments that, unlike my book can be challenging to fit […]

Hollywood in Heaven!

Hey Everyone, I’d like to update and share with you, what’s been happening. First I want to say, Thank You for the many wonderful condolences as I’m still grieving with my family over the loss of my foster dad, Hugh, who passed away, September 19th, 2017. He was a big part of my story, Adoption […]

Identity Theft

From my own experience I can testify that I know it is so important for foster children to hold onto their identity. When a child is in care they struggle with an identity crisis after losing their biological connection to family. The Foster child struggles to fit into a foster home especially when their biological […]