Jama Akers is a writer, public relations professional and broadcast producer with many years of experience representing nonprofit organizations and small business. A native of Kansas City, she is the owner of the Akers Studio, providing strategic communications and media relations consultation. She has written numerous articles about artists and exhibitions and been published in local and national art magazines and journals. Akers is a graduate of Colorado College with a degree in philosophy. In her spare time, she is working on a children’s book tentatively titled Dolce and Goldy.
SYNOPSIS: St. Petersburg is atwitter with the news that the Widow Douglas was rescued from robbers – though speculation about the robbers is doused by the realization that Tom and Becky have not returned from the picnic outing.