Category Archives: Personal

Fan mail: a teacher email about Be a Changemaker

I recently received this email from a middle-school teacher: I wanted to let you know that one of my students has taken your book to heart.  He’s been carrying it with him for six weeks, and he is in the … Continue reading

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The Emu’s Debuts launch party for Be a Changemaker

One of the most rewarding experiences of being a debut author has been participating on the Emu’s Debuts group blog (for clients of Erin Murphy Literary Agency who are in between deal and publication). Last week, my fabulous friends and fellow … Continue reading

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2013: What a year!

I haven’t posted here for way too long, but 2013 turned out to be quite a year. I did manage to squeeze in a few posts over at Emu’s Debuts, so I thought I’d share them here as a sort … Continue reading

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Another book deal: a how-to guide for teen changemakers!

Although we recently spent a week in Disneyland, last week was definitely the bigger roller coaster ride for me: I had surgery on Tuesday, then my second book deal was announced on Thursday! There’s nothing like good publishing news to … Continue reading

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