As you know, I sit on the Coweta County Board of Education. Every month, students and teachers present ‘core business’ to the board members. We get a glimpse of what goes on in the classroom and this helps board members make sound decisions about education. Last night, Madras Middle School presented a cross-curriculum idea and… Continue reading “Listen Up Writer and Teacher Friends!”
Grace Wisher was a young girl. She lived with her mother, Jenny, as a free slave in Baltimore. Sadly, they lived in poverty. One cold December morning, her mother took her to the Orphan’s Court in Baltimore County. “I want you to have a better life,” her mother knelt beside her. “I want to stay… Continue reading “One Bright Star” The True Story of Grace Wisher by Amy McCoy Dees
My new story, “Life-Guardian Angel” appears in “Dreams and the Unexplainable” Sept. 26th. Ever wonder why or how things happen? Ever had a dream you felt was a warning? Ever get a ‘gut’ feeling something is wrong? You will not want to miss this incredible book!!
“Top to Bottom” As a mother of four, I have held a front row seat to all of the milestones my children reach. First word, first steps, first day of school, first crush. Always starting and stopping. Beginning and ending. “Staircase moments” as I call them. The “Ups” and “Downs.” As a Board of Education… Continue reading Top To Bottom
When you lay down at night and say your prayers, we know God can hear you . . . but who else is listening?! Join my on my newest journey as I take you into the world of “Harken” to learn more about an invisible battle we fight every, single day! Learn about a mysterious… Continue reading “Harken Alexander and The Sacred Dagger”
Looking forward to this weekend. “Harken Alexander and The Sacred Dagger” is set here among the tombstones, Spanish Moss, and memories. Anxious to see the stories of these soldiers come to life this weekend. Come and join us~Living History
We sit here on the brink of Year’s end waiting, watching, and listening. I am a list maker, so I have pen and paper ‘at the ready’ to begin all of my New Year’s Resolutions, but probably won’t actually getting around to making the list. As most folks do this time of year, I resolve… Continue reading New Year’s Eve 2016