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Monday, January 9, 2017

Holidays are over and it's time to get back to work! I will be heading down to Southern California for the Huntington Beach Author Festival at the end of the month and then up to Santa Clara to speak at the California Association of Teachers of English conference in February.

Monday, December 19, 2016

Am revising my novel WELCOME TO THE VELVET ARMS and preparing to submit it to Boyds Mills Press. I think it is a much tighter story now!

Monday, December 12, 2016

A slight correction to my last post! The CATE convention at which I will be speaking is scheduled for February, not January. The event takes place in Santa Clara, which is very close, so I won't have to drive very far! I will be presenting at the Huntington Beach Author Festival in January.

Monday, November 21, 2016

I have been asked to be a presenter at the California Association for Teachers of English (CATE) this coming January. It will be held in January, so I won't have far to travel!

Monday, November 7, 2016

Had a wonderful time at the California Reading Conference in Visalia this past weekend. While there I attended an author meet and greet and spoke to a number of new teachers about ways to present my books in classroom or library settings.

Monday, October 31, 2016

I will be traveling to Visalia this weekend to be a presenter at the California Reading Association Conference. Keynote speaker is Myron Uhlberg, author of HANDS OF MY FATHER.

Monday, October 10, 2016

At the end of this month I will be presenting a story time of my books at the Pacific Grove Public Library Read-A-Thon. The event will be followed by a reception and book signing.