ABOUT JAMI DEISE
Author. Blogger. Chick Lit Enthusiast.
“Just because it’s complicated, just because you think you can’t ever know everything about another person, it doesn’t mean you can’t try.”
― Maria Semple, author of
Jami is an avid book reader, particularly of women’s fiction. Her own books feature strong women characters, whether they are soccer moms or vampires.
Jami Deise graduated from the University of Maryland with a degree in public relations, and spent ten years working in PR for trade associations in Washington, D.C. After deciding to stay home with her son, Jami turned to screenwriting. She wrote several scripts that were recognized in major contests, including Nicholl, Austin, Screamfest, Page, Shriekfest, Story Pros, and more. In addition, Jami participated in ABC Daytime’s Writer Development Program.
Jami was a lifelong resident of Maryland until moving to St. Petersburg, Florida, in 2012 with her husband Tom, son Alex, and dog Lady. A baseball mom for 15 years, she self-published “Keeping Score,” about a divorced mom whose 9-year-old son starts playing select baseball, in 2013. In 2015, Evernight Publishing released her urban fantasy “The Ties that Bleed.”
Jami is an associate reviewer at www.chicklitcentral.com and a freelance developmental and copy editor. She tweets at @JamiDeise and blogs here. She is also a Realtor with Century 21 Beggins Enterprises on St. Pete Beach, Florida.
KEEPING SCORE is a great read–one I didn’t want to put down. I would recommend it for anyone looking for a fun take on life, love, and kids.Caroline Fardig