3 things I learned on my first #WorldReadAloudDay journey as an author

I traveled along the coastline for #WorldReadAloudDay yesterday. I had all of my ducks in a row, or so I thought. Every class I scheduled had their own time slot, I didn’t double book anyone… In just 7 virtual meetings, I visited with at least 10 different classes totaling an unknown number of students. I’dContinue reading “3 things I learned on my first #WorldReadAloudDay journey as an author”

6 ways to support your local indie authors without spending a dime

Happy #MotivationalMonday! Here’s a thought as you start your week: It costs $0 to support your local entrepreneurs (and indie authors)! Yes, we NEED sales. But we also have other needs like social media engagement, encouragement and, of course, reviews! So, here’s six quick things you can do to help your local indie authors andContinue reading “6 ways to support your local indie authors without spending a dime”

Enter to win signed copies for you AND your library!

Starting something new is scary, overwhelming.. and exciting! Storytelling has been “the thing” that I’ve always find again and my community knew that’s where I needed to be no matter what. Every where I turned, somebody was there to say, “Hey Jenn, write it down. WRITE IT DOWN! Jenn, did you write it down?” Ha.Continue reading “Enter to win signed copies for you AND your library!”

It’s Universal Letter Writing Week!

Do you remember receiving an awesome letter IN THE MAIL? I’m not talking about your e-mail. I mean the type of mail brought to your mailbox or post office box by a professional letter carrier (not a pigeon or owl…). This week is Universal Letter Writing Week – now is your time to shine. It’sContinue reading “It’s Universal Letter Writing Week!”

Meet The Music Man: A Rootin’, Tootin’ Hero from Delaware (and Texas!)

Do you remember a volunteer from your grade school years that really struck a chord with you? For a lot of my friends growing up, that person was my Granddaddy. And I do mean he “struck a chord” with them quite literally. For years, he spent every school day in the band room at myContinue reading “Meet The Music Man: A Rootin’, Tootin’ Hero from Delaware (and Texas!)”