Published Articles

Diane has published stories of travel, human interest, and local interest.


Sea Stories

Times of the Islands, Mar/Apr. 2016

Mick Gurley of New Moon Sailing in Captiva was captaining a charter to Key West. "We had a great sail down to Key West," Gurley says. "But just 20 miles from our destination, suddenly we were in trouble."

Captain Mick Gurley aboard the New Moon Sailboat.jpg


When a Child is Missing

Richmond Family Magazine May 29, 2015

There was a certain panic in that voice that made me stop and look around. A middle-aged man was standing in front of the theatre; his head darted from person to person as the crowd made its way to the exit. As I came closer, I heard him explaining to a security guard that his 8-year-old had gone to the restroom and not returned to his seat.