CEA Greatest Anthology Written!

Yesterday was the day! Team Fresno got together at the Clovis Book Barn to to sign and sell copies of the CEA Greatest Anthology Written. This amazing book is an OFFICIAL ATTEMPT AT A GUINNESS WORLD RECORD – the most authors contributing to an anthology of short stories. Writers from all over the world, came together in one glorious volume to bring you some fantastic tales. From Romance, Fairy Tales and Contemporary Fiction, to the hard hitting Horror, Fantasy and Science Fiction, we’ve made sure you get a bit of everything. With over 100 stories for you to enjoy, this Volume …

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One can’t be officially retired until you have the party!

I no longer work for the Saint Agnes Child Development Center. I am now officially retired. It is both sad and exciting. I now have time to do the things I love. Oh. Wait. As a preschool teacher I was always doing the things I love! I had the opportunity to sing and play my guitar and harmonica and flute and kazoo. I got to play in the mud. I could tell stories whenever I wanted to. And hugs. There were always plenty of hugs. Last Tuesday was my retirement party, and it was a little overwhelming. I managed not …

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Making up stories at my very first book launch!

At the Book Barn with Aunt Carleen My first book launch was incredibly fun. Not a lot of people came, but I got to make up a story with Kaylee and Morgan Comer. They’re the sisters of my former student, Christian Tayar, and they’re really into improvisational stories. They came to a Halloween show at the Book Barn a few years ago and got a taste for making up stories. This time they each brought a story they had written to share with me. Then, although I hadn’t brought my Story Bag, we made up a story anyway. As far …

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