Planting Hope–Watering the Seed

October 10, 2016

Planting Hope began with writing.  Weekly, I bounced between a group of thoughtful ESL middle schoolers in Bev Schieman’s class at Smith Middle School and a fevered enthusiastic crew at Roger’s Road Community Center.   Here’s how it worked. The read more »


Planting Hope- Planting the Seed

A year ago I began a children’s book with PORCH.  This whimsical allegorical story tells of a magical golden seed, Hope, and Terra, a dedicated gardener, who cares for her.  Together they unify a bickering garden.   The project began read more »