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Breaking Open the Box:

A Guide for Creative Techniques to Improve Academic Writing and Generate Critical Thinking

[Published by Rowman & Littlefield Education in 2013]

Recommended by Choice


Writing Creatively:

A Guided Journal

[Published by Rowman & Littlefield Education in 2014]

An Iceberg in Paradise: A Passage through Alzheimer's

[Published by SUNY Press, Excelsior Editions in 2015]

A William Faulkner/William Wisdom Creative Writing Competition Finalist


The Misdirection of Education Policy: Raising Questions about School Reform

[Published by Rowman & Littlefield Education in June 2016] 

Poets Diving in the Night

A chapbook of poetry

[Published by Finishing Line Press, January 2017]

You Enter a Room 

Novel: Murder Mystery

[Published: November, 2107]

Innermost Sea

book of poetry

[Published by Finishing Line Press 2018]

Both End in Speculation

Novel: Murder Mystery, 2018

Murder on Ponte Vecchio

Novel, 2020

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Unstuck in Time, A Memoir and Mystery on Loss and Love (Pen Women Press, 2021)

Socrates is Dead Again

literary fiction

Pen Women Press, September 2022

The House Was Quiet, But the Mind Was Anxious

poetry, FLP, October 2022

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Nancy Avery Dafoe

Naimah and Ajmal on Newton's Mountain 

Novella, 2021

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