Linda is a lifelong author who enjoys writing (non-fiction) for both adults and children.

Her first book and memoir, “Cornered: Dr. Richard J. Sharpe as I Knew Him,” is her first adult book, was published by Twilight Times Books in 2015.

Her second book, “Ginger and Moe and The Incredible Coincidence,” is her first children’s book, was published by Brown Books Kids in 2016. Her third book, “Transgender Profiles: Time for a Change,” is her second adult book, was published by Brown Books Publishing Group in 2018. Her fourth book, “Love Tails from the Wall,” is her second children’s book, was published by Waldorf Publishing in 2020.

Her fifth book, “The Art of Touch: A Collection of Prose and Poetry from the Pandemic and Beyond,” was published by The University of Georgia Press in 2023.

Linda founded and is the owner of A & A Laser, Electrolysis & Skin Care Associates in Massachusetts. She has been practicing electrolysis, laser hair removal and skin care for many years. She is recommended by hospitals, clinics, medical spas and colleagues.

Linda is considered an expert in her field. She has treated thousands of clients from all over the United States. Her business has received many local community awards. Her articles on skin care and hair removal have been published in many national and international journals.

Linda is a registered and licensed electrologist (and educator and instructor of electrology), master barber, aesthetician, and certified laser hair removal expert. She graduated from Tufts and Northeastern University.

Linda’s hobbies, most of which she enjoys with her husband Greg, include tennis, pickleballbowling, long walks, time near the ocean, and quiet time at home. She loves comedy, Sudoku puzzles and great books. She is avid observer and makes notes, many of which wind up in her books, everywhere she goes. She and her husband have three adult sons and seven grandchildren. She enjoys visiting and spending time with her family and friends.