Author Archives: bridgetstraub

About bridgetstraub

Author, Artist & Mom. First novel "Searching for My Wand" was published in December 2011

5th Times the Charm

Well, it’s here, Today is the day! Hanging From the High Wire has been released and it’s time to shout it from the rooftops. Better still, everyone should buy the book, kindle or paperback, and share the link with everyone … Continue reading

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Think About This

I had to attend a meeting at my daughter’s high school last night. I told myself to be a good parent you have to stay aware, and this meeting was to discuss the direction the school is heading towards next … Continue reading

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Getting Ahead of Myself

I have returned from what was a wonderful break from life in the big city. While I was away I was allowed the freedom to¬†distance myself¬†from the day to day pressures that are inescapable at home. I breathed deep and … Continue reading

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Looking into Options

As I prepare to publish my fifth novel, Hanging From the High Wire, I have of course been looking for ways to get this book the attention it deserves. I’m very proud of this book as it deals with, among … Continue reading

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Twenty Five Years Later

It is almost 25 years ago to the day, that my sister called with the news that she and my brother in-law Dave, were adopting a baby, sooner rather than later. A birth mother had chosen them to be parents … Continue reading

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A Heavenly Break

I have been in Northern California for almost two weeks now and it has been heaven. There is still no new baby, although she is very close, but just getting to hang with my sister and her family has provided … Continue reading

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I’m Checking Out

For a little while anyway. On Sunday one of the best things to happen in a long time, will turn one year old. What is my nephew’s baby to me? Is she my great niece? Am I her great aunt? … Continue reading

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