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Question from @TheWolfSophia: How do you pronounce Raul?

February 17, 2017

Thanks for the great question.  I found this great program on youtube where Emma explains everything.

Thanks for the great question.  I found this great program on youtube where Emma explains everything.

‘Listen to yourself more than you listen to other people’ Advice to her 15-year-old self from Author Peg Cheng

February 10, 2017

I met Peg Cheng via email through a mutual writer friend, Tamiko Nimura.  Right after, I purchased her middle grade novel, The Contenders, on amazon.  I was hooked from page 11 by the clean writing and sweet father-daughter relationship.  A few weeks later, over coffee at Corina’s Bakery, I had the feeling I had known Peg forever. Our conversation ran everywhere.  Our stories towards our lives as writers merged in many places. I thought later how interesting and useful it would be to share with younger writers the twisted and uphill routes we take and make as we move forward in life.  So when I came up with an Author Q&A, When I was 15,...

I met Peg Cheng via email through a mutual writer friend, Tamiko Nimura.  Right after, I purchased her middle grade novel, The Contenders, on amazon.  I was hooked from page 11 by the clean writing and sweet father-daughter relationship.  A few weeks later, over coffee at Corina’s Bakery, I had the feeling I had known Peg forever. Our conversation ran everywhere.  Our stories towards our lives as writers merged in many places. I thought later how interesting and useful it would be to share with younger writers the twisted and uphill routes we take and make as we move forward in life.  So when I came up with an Author Q&A, When I was 15,...

‘Listen to yourself more than you listen to other people’ Advice to her 15-year-old self from Author Peg Cheng

February 10, 2017

I met Peg Cheng via email through a mutual writer friend, Tamiko Nimura.  Right after, I purchased her middle grade novel, The Contenders, on amazon.  I was hooked from page 11 by the clean writing and sweet father-daughter relationship.  A few weeks later, over coffee at Corina’s Bakery, I had the feeling I had known Peg forever. Our conversation ran everywhere.  Our stories towards our lives as writers merged in many places. I thought later how interesting and useful it would be to share with younger writers the twisted and uphill routes we take and make as we move forward in life.  So when I came up with an Author Q&A, When I was 15,...

I met Peg Cheng via email through a mutual writer friend, Tamiko Nimura.  Right after, I purchased her middle grade novel, The Contenders, on amazon.  I was hooked from page 11 by the clean writing and sweet father-daughter relationship.  A few weeks later, over coffee at Corina’s Bakery, I had the feeling I had known Peg forever. Our conversation ran everywhere.  Our stories towards our lives as writers merged in many places. I thought later how interesting and useful it would be to share with younger writers the twisted and uphill routes we take and make as we move forward in life.  So when I came up with an Author Q&A, When I was 15,...

Good To Eat? by Rafe

January 27, 2017

I am so grateful that a young illustrator named Rafe shared his drawing of Bobo and Raul on the beach, looking at Vincent’s bike helmet.  Thank you Rafe, you really made my day!

 

I am so grateful that a young illustrator named Rafe shared his drawing of Bobo and Raul on the beach, looking at Vincent’s bike helmet.  Thank you Rafe, you really made my day!

 

Red Wolf

January 19, 2017

The beautiful and critically endangered red wolf pic.twitter.com/85ckWQWciO

— Life on Earth (@planetepics) January 20, 2017

The beautiful and critically endangered red wolf pic.twitter.com/85ckWQWciO

— Life on Earth (@planetepics) January 20, 2017

Red Wolf

January 19, 2017

The beautiful and critically endangered red wolf pic.twitter.com/85ckWQWciO

— Life on Earth (@planetepics) January 20, 2017

The beautiful and critically endangered red wolf pic.twitter.com/85ckWQWciO

— Life on Earth (@planetepics) January 20, 2017

A moonbow? Only in a few places in the world.

January 18, 2017

I’ve seen moon halos before, but never a moonbow.   BBC Travel says your best bet is Cumberland Falls in Kentucky, U.S. or Victoria Falls on the Zambia Zimbabwe border. Read more here! And if you’d like to see Ian Glendinning’s amazing recent photo of one, click here

The rare phenomenon of the ‘moonbow’ https://t.co/GUSEUDl0Lt via @BBC_Culture

— Sandra Evans (@sandraevans111) January 14, 2017

I’ve seen moon halos before, but never a moonbow.   BBC Travel says your best bet is Cumberland Falls in Kentucky, U.S. or Victoria Falls on the Zambia Zimbabwe border. Read more here! And if you’d like to see Ian Glendinning’s amazing recent photo of one, click here

The rare phenomenon of the ‘moonbow’ https://t.co/GUSEUDl0Lt via @BBC_Culture

— Sandra Evans (@sandraevans111) January 14, 2017

Synchronous Fireflies in the Smoky Mountains

January 16, 2017

What a world. How I would love to see this.

A surreal synchronised wave of light https://t.co/oxvllhlVbS via @BBC_Travel

— Sandra Evans (@sandraevans111) January 14, 2017

What a world. How I would love to see this.

A surreal synchronised wave of light https://t.co/oxvllhlVbS via @BBC_Travel

— Sandra Evans (@sandraevans111) January 14, 2017

Synchronous Fireflies in the Smoky Mountains

January 16, 2017

What a world. How I would love to see this.

A surreal synchronised wave of light https://t.co/oxvllhlVbS via @BBC_Travel

— Sandra Evans (@sandraevans111) January 14, 2017

What a world. How I would love to see this.

A surreal synchronised wave of light https://t.co/oxvllhlVbS via @BBC_Travel

— Sandra Evans (@sandraevans111) January 14, 2017