Miami… THE MOVIE!!!

How excited was I to see that the wonderful people at the Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs (I’m looking at you Ivette!) created this FANTASTIC reel of my author visit on January 13, 2024, where I had the opportunity to share WHATEVER COMES TOMORROW and share with kids some tips and tricks I use… Read more »

Sharing WHATEVER COMES TOMORROW in…Miami!

What an absolute honor and thrill it was to be invited by the Miami-Dade Department of Cultural Affairs to share WHATEVER COMES TOMORROW with families on January 13th! 🎉❤️ I loved talking with the kids about some tools I use to manage my own worried feelings whenever they creep up. The county chose my and… Read more »

WHATEVER COMES TOMORROW is a WINNER of the NORTHERN LIGHTS BOOK AWARD!

What a shock! WHATEVER COMES TOMORROW is a WINNER of the Northern Lights Book Award in the Picture Book 4-8 Category! What an honor, and to be among such great company is truly amazing. So many authors on this list whom I admire. See all the winners HERE!

My First Copy of AFIKOMAN, WHERE’D YOU GO? has arrived!

Not sure if you can tell from this pic, but I was just a *tiny bit excited to receive my very 1st print copy of my 3rd picture book, AFIKOMAN, WHERE’D YOU GO? A PASSOVER HIDE-AND-SEEK ADVENTURE, illustrated by the wonderful Noa Kelner and published by Rocky Pond Books, an imprint of Penguin Random House…. Read more »

Kirkus LOVES Afikoman, Where’d You Go?!

The first review for AFIKOMAN, WHERE’D YOU GO? A PASSOVER HIDE-AND-SEEK ADVENTURE is in from Kirkus Reviews & they LOVE it! Hooray! Check out the full review here! I can’t wait to share this book with everyone on FEB. 20th! (New release date!)

I Was Interviewed on a Book Podcast!

I had the awesome opportunity to be interviewed by Brenna Jeannette and Josh Monken, the fabulous folks at the You May Contribute a Verse podcast!  We chat all about the surprising stories behind the creation and publication of BRAINSTORM! and WHATEVER COMES TOMORROW and the convoluted path I took before connecting with my agent. I… Read more »

New Poem in PaperBound Magazine!

If you haven’t yet heard of PaperBound Magazine, please do yourself a favor and check it out. It is a fabulous FREE online publication for kids ages 11-18 with tons of great stories, poems, interviews, and so much more. I am honored to have my poem, “IS ANYONE OUT THERE?” featured in the fall “Curiosity”… Read more »