T.L. Seacliff is an award winning former land development executive with a career
spanning three decades in negotiating, managing, and procuring land use entitlements
from and ensuring compliance with local, state, and federal regulatory agencies.
T.L.’s creative expression began as a child drawing, the first of which was a little
colored pencil drawing of a Jaguar XKE sports car of all things. Eventually the drawings
evolved to an early career in graphic arts then architecture. T.L.’s creativity transitioned
from architecture into out-of-the-box solutions to complex land development problems,
leading to Local and National Industry Awards, rising to the top of the corporate
ladder, and recognition as an expert in her field. An accomplished writer T.L. has
authored many featured articles published in building industry periodicals and national
Then along came the worst recession in U.S. history and land development came to
a screeching halt. Turning to her inner creativity, inspired by a lifetime of working
through the complexities of land use approvals, T.L. started to write her first novel,
T.L. hopes you enjoy the exciting, sometimes terrifying, and just like real life,
sometimes an even funny and heart wrenching journey through the deadly labyrinth
of intrigue uncovering the secrets of the river cane.