Be a Changemaker wins COVR Book of the Year!

Each year the Coalition of Visionary Resources gives Visionary Awards to winners selected from the best products in the Mind/Body/Spirit marketplace. The 18th Annual Visionary Awards were announced at the INATS Awards Banquet on June 27, 2015. I’m beyond thrilled to share that Be a Changemaker: How to Start Something that Matters was selected not Read More …

Radio Interview: Sister Jenna’s America Meditating

I had the great good fortune to be on another radio show a couple of weeks ago, this time with Sister Jenna on America Meditating. I come on at about 15:28, talking about my writing journey, Be a Changemaker, and Emmanuel’s Dream. I hope you enjoy listening! Check Out Self Help Podcasts at Blog Talk Read More …

Radio Interview: Brooke Taylor’s A Special Connection

I recently had the honor of being interviewed by Brooke Taylor on her inspiring radio show, A Special Connection on WHKW AM1220 in Cleveland, Ohio. Brooke just happened to have stumbled across one of my books at her local public library and was moved by it, so she reached out to me to talk about it. Read More …

Be a Changemaker wins a Crystal Kite Award!

It’s a huge honor to announce that Be a Changemaker has won the Society of Children’s Book Writers & Illustrators’ (SCBWI) Crystal Kite Award for the West division, which includes Washington/Oregon/Alaska/Idaho/Montana/North Dakota/South Dakota! This award is voted on by other SCBWI members, who are also authors and illustrators, so it’s especially rewarding to be recognized. Read More …

How has volunteerism impacted you–what’s your story?

Happy National Volunteer Week! According to the Points of Light website, “National Volunteer Week, April 12-18, 2015, is about… taking action and encouraging individuals and their respective communities to be at the center of social change – discovering and actively demonstrating their collective power to make a difference.” That sounds a whole lot like the message Read More …