Amy is a reformed corporate litigator, former start-up executive, and award-winning author. Amy’s first novel, Lemongrass Hope (Wyatt-MacKenzie 2014) , was a 2014 INDIEFAB Book of the Year Bronze Winner (Romance) and a National Indie Excellence Awards Finalist. A favorite with bloggers and book clubs, Lemongrass Hope was named the #1 reviewed book in 2014 by blogger, The Literary Connoisseur. Her second novel, Secrets of Worry Dolls, was released in December 2016 and was an Editor’s Pick of Foreword Reviews Magazine. Amy’s next novel, The Truth About Thea is due out in October 2017.
Amy is also the author of the non-fiction book, Lawyer Interrupted (ABA Publishing 2015), and numerous essays and articles that have appeared in online and print journals including: The Huffington Post, ABA Law Practice Today, The Glass Hammer, Divine Caroline, Skirt! Magazine, and more.
Amy is Past President of the Women’s Fiction Writers Association, and a contributor for She is Fierce! and Women Writers, Women’s Books. She is a frequent invited speaker at legal conferences and writing workshops across the country, and is a creative writing instructor in rural Pennsylvania where she lives with her husband, three kids, and one energetic weimaraner.