July 10, 2021—The Worch Memorial Public Library in Versailles, OH, invited me to do an author presentation about my three books. They have a beautiful library, and everything went fabulously! A great crowd turned out, about 35 people. Special thanks to the library director, Meme Marlowe, for this opportunity to share the background, history, and the inspiration behind the stories in the Cheapside Trilogy. Click here to view more photos from this event on Judy’s Facebook page.
September 2020—Forever My Heart (Book Three of the Cheapside Trilogy) is now available at Joseph-Beth Booksellers in Lexington, KY! I’m excited to see it on the shelf with Books One and Two, Ransom My Heart and Shelter My Heart. My books are located in the regional section of the store alongside other Kentucky authors. Many thanks to Joseph-Beth!
May 2019—Shelter My Heart (Book Two of the Cheapside Trilogy) made its debut appearance on the shelf next to Ransom My Heart (Book One) at Joseph-Beth Booksellers in Lexington, KY! It’s in the regional section alongside other Kentucky authors. Thank you, Joseph-Beth!
November 24, 2018—In celebration of Small Business Saturday, Joseph-Beth Booksellers in Lexington Green hosted local authors at its Local Author Showcase. I was there to sign copies of my book, Ransom My Heart. Click here to view more photos from this event on Judy’s Facebook page.
August 2018—Ransom My Heart made its debut appearance on the shelf at Joseph-Beth Booksellers in Lexington, KY! It’s in the regional section alongside other Kentucky authors. Thank you, Joseph-Beth!
July 24, 2018—The Ladybugs Book Club invited me to speak and answer questions about my debut novel, Ransom My Heart, during their monthly luncheon/meeting held at Joseph-Beth Booksellers Bistro. A big thank you to this wonderful group of ladies for the opportunity to talk about the book.
My dear longtime friend, Jan Kasten, hosted the most amazing party for me at her house to celebrate the launch of my debut novel, Ransom My Heart. In addition to signing books, I did my first author reading, as seen in this picture. Click here to view more photos from this memorable event on my Facebook page.
My short story, “CSI: Christmas,” was selected for publication in The Daily Advocate newspaper, Greenville, Ohio, as part of a series about the Christmas Spirit. The story ran on December 15, 2014.
On June 14, 2010, I had the honor of participating in a book signing with Tim Swensen, co-contributor to the anthology A Cup of Comfort for Fathers. My story, “Stardust and Paper Moons,” appeared in the book as did Tim’s story, “A Mighty Soul.” The event took place at Joseph-Beth Booksellers, Lexington, Kentucky. Click here to view more photos on my Facebook page.