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Blue Deer Cover

Blue Deer: Four Generations of Poetry, is a collection that includes two poems of her father, selections from son Robert, two of Robert’s children, with a poem and cover art by a granddaughter.


Key Peninsula Cover Image Key Peninsula

The Key Peninsula is a scenic finger of land that stretches south between Case and Carr Inlets in Washington State.This book is a history of the communities, each with a unique history, that took root near the various bays and inlets of the peninsula. Many of today’s “oldtimers” are just two or three generations distant from the original hardy settlers, but the area’s residents are proud of the heritage of this unique place they call home.


PeninsulaPioneersCoverImage Peninsula Pioneers combines published and unpublished stories and photographs of Key Peninsula pioneers, their descendants and their way of life.



"L is for Leaping Cover" L is For Leaping is Inspirational Nonfiction.

A collection of lay sermons by the author presented in churches and prison chapels in Hoquiam, Gig Harbor, and Vaughn, WA.; essays published in local newspapers, and personal Christian testimony with refreshing insight into Scripture.


  Order from Plicata Press

"L is for Leaping Cover"              Blue Deer Cover
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email: cas4936@centurytel.net