Born June 27, 1940 in Boone, Iowa USA to Henry and Freda
Farm, Parma, Michigan 49269.† Approximately 50 miles west of Detroit Michigan toward Chicago
Lighthouse, Shetland Islands.† On the northwest corner of the Main
Dean is an agricultural consultant for Michigan State University and
broadcasts a weekly gardening show for WJR, Detroit, Michiganís largest
of two daughters, Elizabeth Sue Kaminski and Sandra Sue Morley
Grandchildren, Austin Morley, Kara Morley and Alyssa Kaminski
Purdue University USA with a Bachelor of Science Degree in English and
Degree work in Psychology at Ohio State University USA
- Professional Girl
Scout for 10 years
for human service agencies serving low income and disadvantaged
populations for 15 years
for 15 years as President of Innovative Consulting Service, a Michigan
based corporation, which specializes in educational seminars for agencies
serving low income and disadvantaged populations.† The company conducts educational
workshops and has five video training programs used through out the United
States featuring Sharma.
the last four years, Webmaster and editor of Scottish Radiance (http://www.scottishradiance.com)
a website specializing in all things Scottish that has over 1.5 million
visitors a month.
magazine articles for national and international magazine .
Moonbeam Cow Ė a best-selling childrenís book published by Richard C Owen
Publisher USA (1999)
A Complete Guide and Road Atlas co-published by Appletree Press in UK and
Globe Pequot in the USA (1999)
Last Lighthouse published by Luath Press in Edinburgh (2001)
- Scottish Lighthouses published by Appletree Press in Belfast for UK and Globe Pequot for the USA (2001)
- Irish Lighthouses published by Appletree Press in Belfast for UK and Globe Pequot for the USA (2001)
- A Year At The Lighthouse published by Whittles Publishing in Scotland(2002)
- Light Reflections monthly column for Lighthouse Digest.
is an avid reader and has given up most television watching to read books.
is a long time interest and she has established many large perennial
gardens at the farm in Michigan with plants she has grown from seeds.
likes to cook especially creating dishes or making things from scratch.
stained glass designs are one of her favorite past times.
of the kindness of the neighbors at the Shetland lighthouse who have given
her wool, she has a spinning wheel and is learning to spin and knit wool
Plans for the future
is now her full time occupation and she want to continue to write books.
has signed with an agent in Los Angeles to represent some of her
written work.† The agentís main
task will be to sell the movie rights of one of the novels to a major studio.
has partnered up with a US illustrator so she can expand her published
time at Eshaness Lighthouse in the Shetland Islands near the sea watching the
birds and the seals is her favorite activity.†
She uses it as a writing retreat at the current time.† If she ever retires she will go there.