My Village of Support

  • My daughter Tierra's help was irreplaceable
    Tierra Siles
  • Is a tech genius and always makes the impossible happen for me.
    Kevin Fung
  • Line spent countless hours restoring our parent’s old photos. These pictures provided endless inspiration and context.
    Line Jullié
  • Bruce is a Nazarene Pastor currently serving in San Diego. He provided me substantial critical review and helped direct the story line.
    Bruce Paul
  • Aubrey Anne tells me exactly what she thinks. I call that a perfect critical reader and a great friend.
    Aubrey Anne Groeber
  • Evelin provided an international perspective and helped me determine my audience.
    Evelin Hubb
  • My daughter Mariah helped me connect the story’s cultural transitions.
    Mariah Springer
  • Need I say more. This is why we share our legacies; there are those who come after us, and we must pass the torch.
  • My son Jacob helped me see the greater implications of imagery, and helped me make pictures of words.
    Jacob Teter
  • My daughter Ember (Brynnsmom) is one of the most talented writers I know. Ember’s keen eye for design also shaped the book cover.
    Ember Kinnally
  • Shelly was one of my first critical readers and her insights helped shape the characters.
    Shelly Renee
  • During the bulk of the writing, Karelin helped me set realistic goals and called me twice a week to hold me accountable.