If you've read about me in Survival of the Fritters, you'll know why National Police Week (May 13 - 19 this year) can be difficult for me.
I'm not going to dwell on that, though. I'll let you catch glimpses of some of the police officers who are in my life now.
Retired police chief Tom Westhill is my father-in-law. He and I own Deputy Donut together. Because of our shared grief (but I promise not to wallow in that), we share a strong bond. Here he is in Goodbye Cruller World (coming out in September 2018):
Misty, one of my best friends since junior high, is a police officer. Here she is in Survival of the Fritters: