What's the best way to tell the man
you used to love that you want to be free
to love someone else?


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About the Author

Warm cups of coffee, good books, and long runs outside. If I had my way, our days would be filled with nothing but joy. But life usually throws us a few things we’re not quite expecting. And then? It’s how we react that makes the difference . . .

About Rewrite the Stars

After an encounter at the grocery store leaves Sadie feeling shaken, she struggles to reconcile her feelings. What’s the best way to tell a man you used to love that you want to have the freedom to love someone else?

What’s New? (That Fateful Day)

June 25, 2020

Father’s Day. 2012. A trip to the grocery store. Me. The man behind me in line. He and I spoke for two minutes before I left the store, headed to my car, and drove away. I thought about…

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When I Grow Up

June 1, 2020

Many years ago, when my twins—who turned eighteen in January—first discovered The Magic School Bus series, I remember thinking, “When I grow up, I want to be Ms. Frizzle.” Ms. Frizzle is the hilarious, knowledgeable science teacher who…

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An Interview with Shuly Xóchitl Cawood

May 11, 2020

Writing communities are vital to the health and well-being of an author and their works. One of the most robust writing communities lives here in the Dayton area: the friends, supporters, attendees, and faculty of the Antioch Writers’ Workshop.…

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