Achievements, Awards and Recognition
Freshly-Pressed by WordPress, Media Distortion and Partisan Politics, 8/29/2012
Cited in the Washington Post for blog post, “Dear Congress, Please Take My Husband Back.”
Article entitled: “Spouses of the furloughed, to Congress: Take my husband — please.” See Washington Post, October 8, 2013.
Ripple: A Tale of Hope and Redemption
“Remarkably well written work. Explores the nature of evil in our contemporary world with a final and enduring triumph of the human spirit. Crafted with an exceptional eye toward character development and a complexly woven narrative. Highly recommended. Thoughtful, thought-provoking, and insightfully entertaining.” — Midwest Book Review
Amazon Top 100–Ripple
AIA Seal of Excellence for Literary Fiction–Ripple: A Tale of Hope and Redemption
#1 Amazon Bestseller, Family Life Fiction–Ripple: A Tale of Hope and Redemption
#1 Amazon Bestseller, Parenting & Relationships > Family Relationships > Dysfunctional Relationships-Ripple
#1 Amazon Bestseller, Parenting & Relationships > Family Relationships > Child Abuse – Ripple
AIA Seal of Excellence for Literary Fiction–I Run: A Novel
#2 Amazon Bestseller, Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Literature & Fiction > Genre Fiction > Sports–I Run
#1 Amazon Bestseller, Family Life Fiction–Ripple: Young Adult Version
Recommended by Midwest Book Review
Ripple: Young Adult Version
#1 Amazon Bestseller, Parenting & Relationships–Sexuality Ripple: YAV
#1 Amazon Bestseller, Science, Nature, How it Works–Health–Ripple:YAV
B.A. History (Honors Degree), University of Maryland. University Honors Program. Magna Cum Laude.
J.D., College of William and Mary.
Strays Welcome Interfaith Ministries, Founder and President.
ROTH (Roof Over Their Heads) of Front Royal, Secretary and Board Member.
mom, you are amazing!! I never knew that ripple did so great! go, mommy!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
You are the cutest bestest most adorable son on this earth Jim omgosh!!! xoxoxo