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Press Kit

I create children’s picture book stories, giving hope through a childhood lens to those who love to explore their imagination, discover new ideas, and be entertained.

K to 3rd grades: 30 to 60 minute presentation, presentation includes reading story with question and answer session or/and an elementary school version of writing a picture book. Optional: kids participate in a craft.

4th-5th grade, 30 to 60 minute presentation, presentation includes optional story read, discusses the process of creating a picture book from idea to publication.

I offer Book Talks for adults and teens.

For more information on scheduling an author visit, Go to My Contact Page and submit form or email me at

Dates/Places of Planned Events

January 14-15, 2023, Virginia Fly Fishing & Wine Festival, Doswell, Virginia.

January 28, 2023, Book Fest, Essex County Library Event.

February 4, 2023, Gayton Kirk Children’s Book Festival, 11421 Gayton Road, Henrico, Virginia.

March 3, 2023, Speaker at Women in Publishing Summit Conference.

April 3, 2023, Wrote Article for CBI.

May 20, 2023, Locust Grove Art & Wine Festival, Locust, Virginia.

June 3-4, 2023, Arts in the Middle Festival, Urbanna, VA. I’m a speaker on June 3rd at 3:00 pm.

June, 2023, Interviewed by Cynthia Mackey’s Kidlitvillage Blog.

June 16, 2023, Children’s Book Reading & Craft Session, Boys & Girls Club of the Northern Neck, Virginia, 1:00pm.

July 1-2, 2023, Blue Crab Arts & Crafts Festival, Chesapeake Bay Croquet Club, Hartfield, Virginia, 10 to 4.

July 8, 2023, Author Expo, Lancaster Community Library, Virginia, 1-4.

July 22, 2023, Children’s Book Reading & Craft Session, Goochland Library, 3075 River Road West, Goochland, Virginia, 11:00am,
Free Admission.

September 9-10, 2023, Spirts Festival, Belle Grove Plantation, Virginia.

September 23, 2023, Book Talk, Pamunkey Regional Library, Mechanicsville, Virginia, 11:00, Free Admission.

October 19, 2023, Interviewed by Lindsay Ward, Critterlit.

Children’s Book Insider published my article in their April Newsletter

Speaker at the Arts in the Middle Festival, Urbanna, Virginia. June 3, 2023.

Vendor Booth at the Fly Fishing
& Wine Festival 1/4-15/23. A festival
held yearly that attracts anglers
across the country.
Kid’s Bookfest

On 1/28/23, Essex County Library, Virginia, hosted a Kid’s Bookfest, celebrating local authors.

On 2/4/23, Gayton Kirk Presbyterian Church hosted a
Children’s Book Festival. Local authors and illustrators
read, signed books, and offered activities.


I’M AN AUTHOR PEN PAL! What an exciting time—I’m a pen pal with an Australian School. I’m excited to connect with children and inspire them to write.