First Step Anthology

A photograph from the Florida Writers Association launching The First Step, their 2014 short story anthology that includes my story “Wreckage.” I couldn’t be there due to a scheduling conflict, but nice to see I was represented!

Law and Order

              Think cops and counselors always play well together? Check out my guest post Conflict in the Courtroom at Law and Fiction, the Blog. Special thanks to Agatha award-winning author, Leslie Budewitz, for the invite!  ...

First Step for Wreckage

Cover Reveal for First Step New York Times and USA Today bestselling novelist Mary Burton selected her top ten picks from the sixty short stories slated for inclusion in the Florida Writers Association’s annual anthology. I’m proud to announce that my...

The Sandy Writing Contest

The Thriller/Suspense/Mystery Winners The results are in! I’m pleased to announce that my novel, The Watchman, took first place in the Thriller / Suspense / Mystery category of the Sandy Writing Contest sponsored by The Crested Butte Writers.  Stephany Evans,...

Work In Progress

As a writer, I always have a work-in-progress.  Currently that includes a novel, two short stories, and another short to be published in an anthology later this year. My other work-in-progress is this website.  Thank you for your patience as I build my author...