Children's fiction is my legacy!

Artist Music Guild nominee for the Author of the Year! What drives my passion to reach my kid audience with important value propositions.

Review Alert!

Thank you Charlotte Smarty Pants for the awesome review of the Gage the Flying Whippet Series! Check out http://charlottesmartypants.com/...

Purpose Is Key.

What is a foolproof recipe for creating a successful kid character? A cup of effort and twice that in courage to start. Finish it with a...

When Mother Nature Speaks!

If your child is afraid of storms they are not alone. Things like lightening, thunder and high winds can really shake-up even the...

The Tween Brain And Social Media

The social media LIKE is bucking for its place in your tween's brain. It has found a firm foot hold due to the fact that the reward...

Tween Dating? Ugh!

Lets get real about kids and dating. First, they are children and finally they are children. What is the purpose of tween dating? Are the...

A Smooth Transition To Middle School.

Lip biting to crying, parents should be prepared for anything, the first couple of weeks of the new school year. I have vivid memories of...

Are You A Bully?

Hey parents, am I talking to you? Yep. Are you a bull dog on social media? Finger tips ready to hit those keys if someone puts up a post...

Do Something!

The tween and self-esteem. Do the two words belong in the same sentence? Yes. Do they rarely climb into bunk beds together for a fun...

Kid Fashion A Confidence Booster!

You don't have to empty your piggy bank to keep your kid on trend. Thanks to retailers like Target and Walmart, and consignment shops...

Author Appearance!

The Gage Series is on the move! Digital space is free to anyone that wants to self-publish the book of their dreams. And that includes...

Kids Are NOT Natural Thrill Seekers.

So your talented kid decides to quit an activity they are REALLY good at. It is an exasperating situation for any parent and coach. She...

Why Do Children Need Storytelling?

In fiction, children will find imaginary places. Reading about them will tickle the creative thinking part of their brains. Not to...

There Is An Author In Every Kid!

Don't miss this opportunity to bring out the author in your child! The week of August 6th The Tutoring Link presents, Young Author’s...

Free Downloads!

Make summer reading more meaningful with a free download from The Gage Series! Each book in the series has activity & discussion...

Kids Need Positive Energy.

Kids are are like tiny flames from the moment they pop out into the world. Flickering with exuberance to learn all they can about their...