Time eludes us. As a mom who works full time and has a new book being released, “Where do you find the time?” is a phrase I hear quite often. Extra time certainly isn’t stashed away in my overrun closets (not spending much time there). Everyone has the same 24 hours and life won’t allow… Continue reading Time for Musing
One of my plans this summer is to read as much as I possibly can. I am going to start a list and I'll keep adding to it throughout the summer. I would also love to hear your recommendations (keeping in mind that I like kid's stuff the best). Books I've Read The Skin… Continue reading My Summer Reading List
Messy Jessy Gets Active is now officially available. As the second book in the Messy Jessy series, it is available on-line through Amazon or you can contact me (click on the contact tab above).
I feel like a cloud Floating effortlessly in the sky As the darkness surrounds me Like a magician's cloak I am protected ~Jayne Peters
Diane Lucas has taken on the task of creating Messy Jessy in Messy Jessy Gets Active. Jessy's joyous and creative personality shines through, even in the initial sketches. This is one of my favorite sketches. I can't wait to see it in color! I'm sure my time in the rink, watching hockey games, isn't causing… Continue reading New Messy Jessy Illustrations
Anxiously awaiting my latest book. Children loved Messy Jessy in her debut story. Now, she is busier and more active than ever. Follow Jessy as her wild imagination has her tackling what she loves. From yoga to dance and hockey to ball, she knows how to have fun. Jessy’s day continues to be filled with… Continue reading Coming Soon
I thought it was time to start sharing some poetry with you. I love writing poems. It's a great way to introduce young children to sounds, rhythm and rhyme. As they get older, poetry is a great way for preteens and teens (along with every year beyond) to express themselves with out all of the rules of… Continue reading Sharing Poetry