Welcome back, dear guest! I hope that you had a wonderful Thanksgiving holiday, and I am particularly grateful that you dropped by for this last First Stories interview of 2022. Today, I'm so excited to welcome Sheila Schmotzer to First Stories! Sheila used her experience as an airline flight attendant to craft a gorgeous picture… Continue reading Our Last…First…Story of the Year!
The holidays are fast approaching, schedules are filling up, and the weather is growing colder. Many animals are settling down for a long winter's nap, but others must use their brains to survive the harsh weather. My guest on First Stories today is Jocelyn Rish! Hooray! She's here to discuss her BRAND NEW release -… Continue reading First Stories Features BRAINS – What? – and Jocelyn Rish
Well, dear readers, it's near the end of October and First Stories is back with its own treat! (No trick!) Valerie Bolling is BACK for another interview to celebrate the release of her SECOND picture book this year - RIDE, ROLL, RUN! Valerie adeptly smashes tons of fun into just a few words - only… Continue reading First Stories is Riding, Rolling, and Running…with Valerie Bolling!
Welcome back, valued readers! As the weather becomes cooler in my part of the world, I love spending more and more time outside. So, I hope that you enjoy this fun interview with a cup of your favorite warm beverage (Hawaiian Hazelnut coffee for me...with lots of sugar and creamer!) near a warm fire, curled… Continue reading First Stories Welcomes Kelly Swemba!
It's been a delight to get to know and work with the wonderful people at Cardinal Rule Press. If you haven't heard of their books, take a peek at their fun titles here. I had the privilege of contributing to their blog in February (see my post here), and yesterday, my latest post - on… Continue reading Guest Post on Empowering Kids with Character