Author Visits

Author can zoom or visit school or organization.

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.

Also available is a class craft for students or a See, Think, and Wonder writing exercise.


How to Write a Picture Book,
How to Make a Picture Book Dummy,
Where Do Ideas Come From?
How to Edit,
How to Stay Organized and Focused for Writing Success,
How can Social Media Hinder Your Success?
What is a Critique Group and How Can it Help You?
Form a Marketing Group and How Can it Help You?

Additional presentations can be requested, and all presentations can be tailored to meets the needs of

For more information on scheduling an author visit, customizing a presentation, and price go to Contact Page and submit form or email me at

Planned Events – I’ll Be Attending

September 10, 2022 Belle Grove Spirits Festival,
King George, Virginia

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

February 2, 2023, Gayton Kirk Children’s Book Festival, 11421 Gayton Road, Henrico, Virginia, 10am to 1pm

Date TBD, Bass Pro Shop, Ashland, VA Book Signing

TBD, Author Interview with Karen Nespoli/Author-Blogger

March 2, 2023, Author Interview with Critter Lit

Date TBD, Brock Elementary School, Author Visit

TBD Author Interview with Kidlit Village

Belle Grove Spirit Festival, 9/22