Goodbye 2019 and Hello 2020

Goodbye 2019 and Hello 2020

And just like that! Another decade is gone! Can you believe that it will January 1, 2020 tomorrow! This past year has flown by and yet it seems like this past decade has also flew by in a blink of an eye. As we approach this new decade, I want to focus on what’s...
F.A.I.L: The Conclusion of 20 Books Vegas

F.A.I.L: The Conclusion of 20 Books Vegas

Bam! Done! No more!  The last day of 20 Books Vegas 2019 has come to a close. My to-do list is A LOT longer and my brain made a little more room for the new knowledge it learned after today, but the last three days went by too fast! The people I met were...
A Question A Day Keeps A Reader Engaged

A Question A Day Keeps A Reader Engaged

What are your plans for the new year? There are less then 50 days left in this decade before we hit a new one! Chomp on that! What emotions came flying across your mind when I posed this question? Was it surprise? Happiness? Guilt? Or just plain down right terror? On...
My Amazing and Inspiring First Day: 20 Books Vegas

My Amazing and Inspiring First Day: 20 Books Vegas

Today was the kick off of the first day at 20 Books Vegas Conference. I have been to many conferences and this is for sure one-of-a kind. I have met some leading experts in the field in self publishing and all have shared their valuable perspectives on being an author...
Editing is Important for any Body of Work

Editing is Important for any Body of Work

I took on a project this summer and was asked to write a chapter on Family Engagement for a textbook in the early childhood field. Many emotions poured through me as I took this on. I worked diligently, putting together my take on what I believed family engagement...