Author Archives: Lila

A Bag of Passions

There were times in my life when I was passionate about a man….different times…different men. Read my book. Now in my later years I have three projects that I feel very passionate about. The scholarship I set up to honor the memory of my son, Drew comes first. Financial help is given to children of…

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A Happy Holiday Season

A few months ago on a cold and blustery night in Grass Valley, I entered the Open Book secondhand book store, escorted by my travel-mate Rosie and my cousin Jessica and her husband, Gary. Jessica had planned the book reading event when she heard I was coming for a visit. She has long been a…

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The Wizard of Opthamology

I struggled to read the third line of the eye chart with one hand over my right eye “F O C..no, P D O..no, I can’t do it” I almost cried. It wasn’t too much better with my glasses or the little apparatus with the holes in it. The other eye wasn’t much better. I…

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POTLUCK

Of course, I’d love to come to your holiday dinner. What can I bring? Wine? A box of candy? No. You want a vegetable dish. What about green beans in mushroom soup with fried onions on top? Oh, Debbie’s bringing that. She does every year. What about a Kale salad that I can buy at…

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Interview at Beach Bound Books

Join me for my interview at Beach Bound Books. I’m answering a number of questions about my book and me. Here’s one of the questions; BBB: What inspired your book, Confessions of Geriatric Prom Queen? LLS: I was surprised to learn that my young audiences were delighted with her seven minute, ribald stories about seniors…

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Meet the Author Party

Sometimes the hard work of writing a book might be the easy part. The networking part, connecting with your readers might be a little trickier and require some savvy conversation. Find out what happens during a “Meet the Author” party in the home of a good friend of mine at Reading…Dreaming…

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