My journal is plump from this year’s adventures with The Clay Girl-— from book clubs to festivals, libraries to conferences… Connecting with readers delights me, always. A recent invitation to a secondary school, gender studies class inspired me. That they chose the Clay Girl was, of course, awesome. That I spent an afternoon with insightful, invested […]

A book club for the books…

I love book clubs. Connecting with people who read, think, debate… laugh! More than the wine and treats (often spectacular seahorse inspired confections) is the wonderful sense of community and support between members. On Sunday, East met West in the most delightful way. I had a Skype book club scheduled with Chapter One Book Store […]

Seize the clay!

The secret of a fabulous life is to live imperfectly with great delight. I’ve been playing with this quote in my journal this week through many take-offs, landings and miles of travel along undiscovered roads. It has been a fabulous week filled with delights, like:                 Then there have been spectacular moments […]