Some Cool Stuff Happened
Tent Children’s Literature Conference
I was recently honored to receive a scholarship to the Tent Children’s Literature Conference which I will be attending in Amherst, Massachusetts this coming April. To hear more about this conference read HERE.
FEDCAP Annual Gala
In 2017 my book I PROMISE YOU about my grandmother’s experiences during the Holocaust was honored by Fedcap and distributed at their annual gala.
In 2016 I was privileged to receive a mentorship from the inimitable Jessica Vitalis through the Pitchwars contest. Read about that experience HERE.
How I Got My Agent
Jerusaem Women's Writing Conference
I am honored to be an annual presenter at the Jerusalem Women’s Writing Conference. Check it out HERE.
I Promise You Play
My manuscript, I PROMISE YOU was used as the basis of a play called MANUSIA’S PROMISE, written and produced by Dominique Cieri, Playwright and Master Teaching Artist.
A Special Petal
In 2012 some of my fiction stories were approved for study for the National Matriculation Exams by the Ministry of Education in Israel and subsequently published in a national textbook. Students approach me all the time who have studied my work in their classrooms! Pretty awesome. Read one of my stories which was the basis for a textbook unit HERE.
Getting Rid of Jeremy
In 2007 my manuscript, GETTING RID OF JEREMY received the Sydney Taylor Manuscript Award. Read the acceptance speech HERE.