Nov 042017
 

There’s not many times that I’ve been more proud. Imagine being me–the youngest of eight, daughter of a share-cropper, dyslexic me–telling kids about how to be an author/editor. Then 5 kids run up after the talk with huge smiles saying, “I’m dyslexic!” An echo of “me too” bouncing around between them.   Talking to the amazing students at Acton Elementary yesterday made my week.  

Jan 252017
 
4 Classrooms On Deck for My Nepris

I’m excited that 4 classrooms have already registered for my next Nepris interactive event to Teach Writing Without a Pencil. I love to write for kids but even better– is teaching kids to love to write. 

Jan 102017
 
My Birthday Person 2017

Today I’ve been blessed with so many bithday wishes. The way I have celebrated my birthday for over 30 years now is to have a Birthday Person(s) to thank and honor as someone who has blessed my life. My birthday persons for 2017 are two of my first cousins. First cousins share your early childhood [read more…]

Dec 082016
 
Free Gift for Teachers

From Hood County Library and Peggy Purser Freeman I will be presenting a free teacher/parent #TeachWriting Without a Pencil mini-workshop at Hood County Library Dec. 20, 2016 from 10-11:30am. We’ll have fun and refreshments. Make 2017 an easy year with fun and games to enhance your writing program.