My favorite book when I was little

CORDUROY by DON FREEMAN I have memories of sitting with my mother, tucked protectively behind the crook of her legs. We’re on a sofa in our living room. The ‘70s have yet to dawn. As memories sometimes do, these appear in quick, tiny bursts—a tiny flash of recognition, before—poof—the image dissipates and fades. Flash! My […]

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Best Friend I Never Had

We never met, not officially, at least. Stuart Scott, the courageous ESPN sports anchor with the contagious wit and zest for life, succumbed to his fight with cancer on Sunday. Despite never sharing a single how-do-you-do, he and I were besties. In my head, at least. On Sunday, during NFL Countdown, ESPN invited Good Morning […]

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Spooky Writing Contest

  SPOOKY WRITING CONTEST <>SPOOKY WRITING CONTEST <> SPOOKY WRITING CONTEST <> SPOOKY WRITING CONTEST <> SPOOKY <> SEPT. 2 THROUGH OCT. 17 <> SEPT. 2 THROUGH OCT 17 <> SEPT. 2 THROUGH OCT. 17 <> SEPT 2 THROUGH OCT. 17 <> SEPT. 2 THROUGH OCT. FREE<> FREE<>FREE<>FREE<>FREE<>FREE<>FREE<>FREE<>FREE<>FREE<>FREE<>FREE<>FREE<>FREE<>FREE<>FREE<>FREE<>FREE Today I am announcing my first-ever spooky […]

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Palm Beach, I’m On My Way!

Brianna Justice would be so proud! As the alter-ego to my vivacious lead character in President of the Whole Fifth Grade, I am proud to announce that I have been invited to attend the April Is For Authors conference in Palm Beach County beginning Friday, April 26. If you are a media specialist, Principal or […]

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