Workshop Warm Ups Coming To Chapters

Start A Story Young Writers Workshop has been invited to Excite the hearts, Inspire the minds, and Celebrate the creativity of children aged 4-9 at several Chapters/Indigo locations! Don't miss these story building events that serve as an introduction to what the complete workshop experience can provide to your birthday party, school, or group event! … Continue reading Workshop Warm Ups Coming To Chapters

North of One Hundred

Chapters book stores and their teams continue to be incredibly supportive with the launch of Peanut Butter & Dragon! The readers have come out strong as well, with the most recent visit to Chapters South Keys pushing the sales of my debut children's book passed 100 copies! I am so pleased that the book, its story, … Continue reading North of One Hundred

Return to Rogers Daytime

Updated July 20, 2017 I returned to Rogers Daytime Wednesday July 19th! Catherine Marion and I took a deeper look at Start A Story Young Writers Workshop. We touched on its inception and about how easy it is for you to have a Start A Story experience of your very own! Your story begins at … Continue reading Return to Rogers Daytime

New Site Launch!

We're very proud to announce the creation of! The new Start A Story site has all the info you need laid out on a single page, making it easy for everyone to get excited and informed on how to Start A Story today! Check it out and send me your feedback! Start A Story Young … Continue reading New Site Launch!

OPL Now Lending the Dragon

The Ottawa Public Library now has one copy of Peanut Butter & Dragon available to borrow! You can check out the listing here. You can put a hold on it to claim your spot on the wait list. If enough demand occurs, the OPL will obtain more copies to keep in their circulation, making the … Continue reading OPL Now Lending the Dragon

Signing at South Keys July 22nd

We're looking forward to making new friends at Chapters South Keys on Saturday July 22nd! Come meet author Timm Holmes and let him introduce you to Peanut Butter & Dragon, his new children's book for ages 9 and under. Be sure to ask Timm about the Start A Story Young Writers Workshop he created to … Continue reading Signing at South Keys July 22nd


Lomics ( is an app I've just discovered the purpose of which is to create Live Comic Strips! I immediately knew I could do something special with it. A fun little promotional teaser for my new kids book Peanut Butter & Dragon is my first attempt at using the app. Tell me what you think … Continue reading Lomics