Published Works


Chipeta: Ute Peacemaker (Filter Press, 2008) part of the middle grade “Now You Know Bio” series. Received the 2009 WILLA Finalist Award in Children’s/YA literature from Women Writing the West.

Chipeta: Queen of the Utes, P. David Smith co-author (Western Reflections Publishing, 2003) – Received the 2004 EVVY Award for Best Biography from Colorado Independent Publishers Association. Selected for the 2006 All-City Read project by Glenwood Springs, Colorado.

Immigration and Illegal Aliens: Burden or Blessing? (Thomson Gale, 2006 and 2008).

The American Family: Reflecting A Changing Nation(Thomson Gale, 2003 and 2005).

Problems With Death, Co-Editor (Greenhaven Press, 2006).


“Night Calls,” Body-Smith 401 Science Fiction and Fantasy Anthology (StoneThread Publishing, 2012)

“A Night At The Theater,” The Laura Short Fiction Contest Awards Anthology (Women Writing the West, 2009)

Biography: Marion Ladewig, Notable Sports Figures , Dana Barnes, Editor (The Gale Group, 2003).


Colorado Country Life: (feature articles) “Remembering Ludlow” (April 2014); “Exotic Wood Importer” (April 2011), “Shake, Rattle & Roll: Testing trains, tracks, wear and tear” (March 2010); “Melodrama: Heroes, villains, damsels in distress still entertain” (June 2009); “Brown Bombers: Recalling baseball despite the barriers” (April 2009); “Ride The Rails: A day on the train brings history to life” (April 2008); “Music Maker: Pedaling unique instruments from Colorado’s plains” (September 2007); “Nothin’ But Net: Basketball’s always been a slam dunk in Colorado” (March 2007).

Family Chronicle: “Breathe Life Into Your Family History (January/February 2007).

Learning Through History: “The Era of Radio” and “Bakelite Pin” (February 2004).

Stories for Children: “First Watermelon of Summer” (June/July 2011)

The Saturday Evening Post: “1930 Census: Paying A Visit To The Past” (September/October 2002)


The Denver Post: “Friendship in the Social Media Age” (October 6, 2010); “Putting the Bones to Rest” (January 10, 2010); “The brutality of cockfighting” (September 5, 2008); “A profit from tobacco” (November 13, 2007); “Kindness on Mulberry Street” (September 12, 2006); Colums as Colorado Voices writer 2003: “Spellbound,” “Greetings from 81009,” “Who gets to go to college?,” “The last letter from Maurice,” “The Great Ice Cream Palm-Off,” “The way it should be,” “When cats enter, sanity exits.”

The New York Times: “The Story of Your Family, In Numbers” May 25, 2002.

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