Wednesday, November 27, 2013


Dwight, Daryl, and Dub are celebrating their first birthday—or at least the first birthday of the release of Cowboy Christmas. And it’s been a busy birthday season. Below are some of the events I’ve been busy with.

Mintz Elementary, Barnes & Noble Book Fair
Brandon, Florida
(Mintz is the school where I teach creative writing.)
Skype visit with Norman Thomas Elementary School
Freer, Texas
(Here’s my office all set up for the visit.)
Children’s Author Panel at Discovery Night at
Barnes & Noble
Tampa, Florida
(From left to right are authors Nancy Cavanaugh, Augusta Scattergood, Shannon Hitchcock, and yours truly.)
Of course, the Cowboy Christmas Tree is making its annual appearance, too!
Upcoming Events:
Wednesday, December 4
St. John’s Episcopal Parish Day School, Author Visit and Book Fair
Tampa, Florida

Saturday, December 7
Barnes & Noble Educator Day Author Panel
Brandon, Florida

Friday-Sunday, January 17-19, 2014
SCBWI Florida Regional Conference
Miami, Florida

Friday-Sunday, May 29-June 1, 2014
Niagara Writing Retreat and Conference
Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada


Lauri Meyers said...

Wow - it's been a whole year? Happy Birthday Cowboy Christmas! I need to pull that out and put it in the Christmas stack.

Unknown said...

Hi, i had read your posting and saw your picture.such very awsome picture.