Hi folks! The 4th book in “The Tales of Christian Tompta” series is out! Christian finally treks the last leg of his journey, with Papa. It’s easier as a young gnome to let Papa keep making all the decisions, but what can a gnomeling do when circumstances dictate he must take control? Join Christian on moreContinue reading “At last, the finale!”
Hello! Saturday, September 29th, I’ll be sponsoring a conical-making craft project at Bill Yeck park in Centerville from 1-3pm. I won’t have books, this is just for fun at the Gnome & Fairy Festival. Here are my first attempts: I’ve also designed some stickers for the hats. If you follow me on Facebook or Instagram,Continue reading “Upcoming Event!”
Fantasy stories: vacation, mental escape. Kids also need them.
I am happy to announce that “Gnomeling” was picked as a Finalist in Children’s Fiction by the National Indie Excellence Awards! Though I’m a bit sad to not have won, it gives me great motivation to keep working hard to publish positive stories that bring joy. Thanks, friends, for reading my books and stories, andContinue reading “Exciting News!”
Each book is like a baby, created, born, and attended through rewrites, edits, and proofs. Baby grows into childhood; every new version improving, then adding input from outsiders. Childhood turns into adulthood… I putz with the manuscript until it’s time to let it fly, even if I’m not ready.
In case you haven’t heard already, I am so happy to announce the releases of my new children’s books! “Gnomeling, The Tales of Christian Tompta, Book 1” was released on March 31, and “Gnomeling, The Companion Coloring and Activity Book” was released on April 3. Both are currently available on Amazon. “Gnomeling: The Tales ofContinue reading “New Books – “Gnomeling””
So this happened a little while ago!
Join me for the “Gnomeling” Launch Party!! It’s the first book in the middle grade fantasy series, “The Tales of Christian Tompta.” I will also be releasing the “Gnomeling Companion Coloring and Activity Book” at the same time. Links will be posted next week, but here’s the link for the P-A-R-T-Y!!! Make sure to signContinue reading ““Gnomeling” Launch Party!”