I began writing stories about my daughter, Lily, shortly after she was born. Two of them have been included in Chicken Soup for the Soul books.
I am actively working to get a middle grade novel published that features characters with disabilities and aims to help children see past differences and accept everyone.
Magazines and Newspapers
The following article covers my early school presentations, after my son heard classmates refer to his sister as "retarded."
An article on my writings and presentations appeared in the Naperville Sun.
I was the editor of the National Association for Down Syndrome newsletter and wrote a regular column covering various topics related to Down syndrome and disabilities. Click on the topics below to link to these articles.