Tag Archives: writing

Editorial and Consulting Services

If you are seeking editorial help for a picture book, middle-grade work of fiction or non-fiction, look no further. With the precision and expertise of a surgeon, professional editor Michelle Houts takes your book to the next level by helping you trim and tighten your manuscript until it is submission ready.  Michelle not only gives […]

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My Author World Came to a Halt, BUT…

On March 4th and March 6th, I visited my last two schools for the 2019-2020 school year. But they weren’t supposed to be my last two schools. No, March, April, and May were supposed to be filled with connections with young readers. At schools, libraries, and book festivals. As you know, schools and libraries closed […]

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Celebrate the First Down

I grew up with college football. Correction: I grew up with Buckeye football. I was actually born a Nittany Lion. My father’s first teaching position was at Penn State.  I don’t remember much about those early years. I do remember a big lion statue, but maybe that memory comes from trips back to State College when […]

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