My motivation is to express life experiences. My inspiration comes from God, life, family, friends and nature.
Sigma Theta Tau, Who's Who University and Colleges 1990, 1998, Juris Max nursing award, Nursing Leadership Award/Nursing in the Community 1998, Graduate St. Martin's and Pacific Lutheran University, Poetry Award for "Despond".
Carrying the Compassion of Christ:A Christian Healthcare Provider's Perspective of Caring for Those Incarcerated.
Prose and Poetry: Despond. 2004.
In Press: Book of Prose and Poetry & A Book of Healing.