And a Little Advice For the Writers Out There -
The Secret to Writing: Keep Your Tushie in the Chair.
Facts About Debbie
You probably need to know I am a bona fide Southern Yankee.
Which makes me a Flintstone!
Current Resident of:
Which makes me an Arkie!
THE best in the world.
Reading, driving, meeting smiling people, discovering new coffee houses, collecting vintage Christmas pieces, watching it snow, watching old movies, rescuing animals, and hiding books in fun places for people to find.
American Library Association, RWA (Romance Writers of America), National Reading Association, American Christian Fiction Writers of America, ACFW-Arkansas, Society of Children's' Book Writers and Illustrators, My Book Therapy, Who's Who Among American Teachers and National Education Association.
Bachelor's Degree in Early Childhood and Elementary Education
Master's Degree in Library Science.
Current Writing Projects:
Middle Grade Humor
Young Adult Contemporary Suspense
Hmmm. Here are the things I've done with my time:
5-8 Library Media Specialist
Consultant for Barnes and Noble Literacy Fair
More Facts About Debbie:
I am a Christian
I can get ready in twenty-two minutes.
I am a recipe wrangler! Love to find new ones.
I don't care for stingy or grumpy people
I wish I owned a self-cleaning house
I appreciate my husband. He rocks!
I am a children's and young adult librarian
HUGE fan of murder mystery weekends
Love, love, LOVE chocolate.
I own three dogs and three cats--all rescue critters (adorable and brilliant)
I find it hard to squish bugs-I tend to catch them and take them outside.
Most trendy things bore me.
E-readers are okay, but I find the smell of book perfume intoxicating--especially when you open up a new one to the middle and take that first sniff. Ahhhhhhhhh. Bliss! :0
I Love 80's music
I Love 70's music
I am a Joel Osteen fan
I like to stay up until 2:00 a.m. and sleep until 10:00 a.m.
I adore people who adore people
My freezer always has a stash of Totino Pepperoni Pizzas
Homemade fudge should be voted one of the top ten best smells in the world!
I am a back-pew-kinda-girl -- I love watching the people in the sanctuary when God's light bulb pops on above their heads.
I cry during Hallmark Movies ... sometimes even the mystery ones. : /
Other than running into two parking light poles I am a CRAZY good driver, but I like my music loud while driving - hmmm. Wonder if there's a pole connection there???
I had four fillings put in when I was a kid with NO deadener!
I eat midnight snacks at 10:30 p.m.
I've been known to allow myself one chapter a day if the book is really good so I can savor the characters, story, and writing.
And there you have it. All about Debbie!
When I visit someone's site, I like to see something that gives me a glimpse inside his/her life. Here's a picture of Molly, my little office co-worker.
More glimpses to come. In the meantime, click over and check out my Facebook, Twitter, and Pinterest Pages.