May 312021
 

I truly enjoy talking about my books with kids in Chicago while I’m in Texas in my pjs. Video for Creative Writing Tips

Writing Tips with high school students in Chicago.

Mar 132021
 

The story of my beautiful wedding has been commemorated in two books. The flowers, the music, our vows, my mother-in-law’s laughter. Now, once again our story has been noted as one of the best. However, After 56 years, I’m not sure how to take this one. Chicken Soup for the Soul shares the funniest stories [read more…]

Feb 222021
 
My Sister the Cheerleader- with Chapter Devotionals

Dear Tweens, today there’s a new book to read and it’s mine. The Paperback and ebook are available on Amazon or you can order an autographed copy here. Join me as we bully-proof our lives and build spiritual muscles to help others, including the bullies. My Sister the Cheerleader 1. Join me and stroll down [read more…]

Feb 142021
 
Book Launch Party

Join me in February, 2021, for prizes and free books for middle-grade girls as I celebrate my latest book – My Sister the Cheerleader. At thirteen, Makay decides she can no longer wait for the angel Gabriel to pop up with a cosmic plan for her life. No way will she hide in her sister’s [read more…]

Jan 152021
 
Great Fiddling  RidgeRoberts

Ridge Roberts At 17 the amazing Ridge Roberts releases his first album to an audience that stretches’ across the US. Having won almost every fiddle title possible, this expectational musician and extraordinary young man launches into the recording industry with the same focus as he did into playing the fiddle as an eight-year-old. We’ve known [read more…]

Jan 092021
 
My Birthday Person 2021

2021 begins with me turning three-quarters of a century old. Last year my birthday person included Diane Munford. This year I want to repeat that birthday choice and add her mom–everybody’s mom–Mom Hamilton. Diane and I lifted one another up through it all. She kept me playing Pickleball which lowered my A1C levels. And by [read more…]

Apr 062020
 

While reading Lisa Wingate‘s Book of Lost Friends, I thought of the teacher that changed my life. The one that said you can instead of you can’t. Enter Lisa’s contest today. If you have taught or if there was a special teacher you will love this book. Actually, anyone will love this book.I was the tallest [read more…]

Mar 292020
 
Help with Teaching from Home

Nepris.com Join me online. Friday, April 3rd WRITING | Games & Activities to Improve Writing | 11:00ET / 8:00PT |Grades K-8, PD FOOD | The Mobile Dairy Classroom | 12:00ET / 9:00PT |Grades K-5 GOVT | Careers at Federal Agencies | 2:30ET / 11:30PT |Post-Secondary SPORTS | My Journey to the NFL & Beyond | 3:00ET / 12:00PT |Grades 6-12