*Professional Writing Affiliations:
•Panhandle Professional Writers; past Second Vice-President;
•Amarillo Chapter of the Oklahoma Writers Federation Inc., President;
•Romance Writers of America,
Phyliss was born and raised in Amarillo and has a great love for the Panhandle. Many of her western historical's are set in the Texas Panhandle area. The anthology, "Give Me a Texan" was originally titled "Amarillo by Morning" and is set exclusively in Amarillo.