Congratulations to the ten winners of my new book, Surviving La Bestia. Thanks to all those almost 200 readers who entered the giveaway! I appreciate it. I will be hosting another giveaway on Goodreads in the near future and will be … Continue reading →
After sending my book, Waiting on the Outside, to several publishers, one them asked me to send it back when I had finished the editing. I have done that and I am awaiting a response from them. Keep your fingers … Continue reading →
There are over two million people incarcerated in the United States. What if your child was among them? What if your loved one made the wrong choices throughout their life and finally ended up in prison? What would you do? This book tells the story of my son and his journey to incarceration in a federal prison. It also tells of his gang affiliation with the Aryan Warriors and their influence in prisons across the country.
Most of his life, my son has had difficulties following the rules. For years, I tried everything I could to help him learn how to deal with his demons. Nothing worked. He could not seem to live a normal life without alcohol, drugs, and crime. The nights I spent lying awake, waiting for the phone to ring or to hear that he was injured, jailed, or dead cannot be counted. The days spent trying to find an answer spun out month after month and year after year, until my worst fears came true.
Every single person in a jail or prison has a loved one or family member who has been affected by their incarceration. This book gives a voice to all of the families out there, waiting on the outside.
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Finally! The professional edit, by Christina Frey of Page Two Editing, on my book, “Waiting on the Outside”, is complete. Now, all I have to do is review the edit and complete the revisions. I just hope I have the time … Continue reading →