Surprise, surprise, and surprise!


I have some good news! I've been quiet through these channels lately, but obviously not today. Today this post will be full of surprises: The Adventures of Pixie Piper 1 is out in Spanish! Just look at that beautiful cover by the amazing Laura L. Diehl! You can get your copy of Las aventuras de … Continue reading Surprise, surprise, and surprise!

Inclusion Writers – My bad, but not really


When Frances McDormand said "inclusion riders" during her acceptance speech at the #Oscars2018, I could've sworn she said "writers". "Inclusion writers" made so much sense to me I even tweeted it. You see, I'm a writer. And writers are the people who include the characters in their stories. Whether it be a book, short story, … Continue reading Inclusion Writers – My bad, but not really

The Tortoise and the Hare (A retelling in rhyme by: Maricel Jiménez Peña)


There once was a Tortoise and a Hare The Hare hopped so fast He got quickly everywhere   “You’re such a slow-poke silly Tortoise,” teased the hopping Hare. Why don’t you speed it up a bit? I’m rushing. Don’t you care?   “You always rush to places Hare, Hopping on and on But I bet … Continue reading The Tortoise and the Hare (A retelling in rhyme by: Maricel Jiménez Peña)