Greetings, and thank you for visiting my blog!
My background lies firmly entrenched in the fine arts: I’ve made a living as a stage and television actress, as a singer, as a dancer and even as a radio sportscaster. The jury is still out as to whether I’m multi-talented or I just can’t keep a job.
All along the journey, however, I’ve written, be it speeches, articles, stories, or editorials. Still, for years I have fought the idea of becoming a full time writer. Now that I’ve succumbed to the notion, I’m filled with a renewed sense of purpose. Writing gives me joy, and isn’t joy what life is supposed to be about?
“Shattered Peacock” consumed me for several years. The Persians are a proud people, with an ancient, richly artistic history. I find them fascinating. What happened to their country in 1979 changed the course of history and affects the world now as much as it did then. What if … the Shah hadn’t been abandoned by the United States and Great Britain? What if … the Shah had gotten proper treatment for his cancer before it was too late? If only …
Bottom line: Welcome. I’m so glad you’re here. Let’s stay in touch.