Her travels had taken her beyond the shores of her native continent, but she is back where she started, in Oregon.
They say once you have Oregon mud between your toes, you will return.
She is a mom of two girl babies--now grown-up women.
She's a grandma to two boys trumped by video games.
Boots, her childhood horse led her on a path of love and adventure and she believes that animals are guardians of the Sacred Path.
When, on the first day of a Freshman Biology class the Professor yelled, "This is the study of life," Joyce signed up. She majored in Biology, but has since found that life reaches beyond what can be easily observed, classified, and named.
Life must also must also be felt, intuited and contemplated upon.
"There is more to heaven and earth, Horacho, than is dreampt of in your philosophy." --Shakespeare She is Into spirituality, but is not always reverent as you will find.
Ta Da! She has a book in the hands of a publisher awaiting its turn to be launched which will be May 17, 2019.
She loves the green of Oregon, family, animals, flowers, books, movies, travel, walks in the forest, good friends, a warm fire...