Students and parents: The 2017-2018 Pre-AP English 2 reading list is now available (click here). There are several important clarifications that I’d like to make: The summer reading assignment is for all students. You should have the novel read before school starts. During the school year, we will work with two novels a trimester. For each genre […]
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We have reached the final week of “class” in many ways; our EOC exam is Wednesday. This post includes information about deadlines and other end-of-year information.
In just a few short hours, I will be joining twenty other Kentucky authors at the Hopkins County-Madisonville Public Library’s Annual Author Reception. I’m excited to be a part of this event and hope to see you there! I will have copies of Don’t Ask Me to Leave available for purchase, or if you’ve already […]
From the Author's Pen:
What a great day it’s been. I am so appreciative of the fabulous article in the Madisonville Messenger, and thank you to everyone who came by to speak to me at today’s book signing and/or purchased a copy of Don’t Ask Me to Leave! It’s been a really fun journey and I’m so glad to have you […]
This is the third blog in the Add to Your Faith series. Read the rest of the series here. Love is a great buzzword, right? After all, God is love, or so we say. My husband and I are currently trying to plan a way to celebrate the fifteenth anniversary of our marriage–a milestone brought to […]
As a mom of three youngsters, I spend a lot of time at the little league fields. I guess we’ve been playing ball for something like seven years now, although some nights it feels a lot longer. My husband and I help where we can, be it as “dugout mom/dad”, a base coach, et cetera. […]
This is the first in a series of blog posts about Christian virtues (a series I’m calling “Add to Your Faith”). In today’s post, I’d like to examine the word humility.