May 9, 2018

Revising SHE SHOULD HAVE TOLD and revising and writing another chapter book on the same characters from FLIES IN THE OUTFIELD.

Lily’s Lagniappe: The softball SEC tourney begins today. The 13 LSU Lady Tigers play a 5 PM. They play unranked Ole Miss. Ole Miss gave us fits last year. GEAUX TIGERS.


May 7, 2018

Revising FLIES IN THE OUTFIELD. Hoping to send it to Elizabeth Law at Holiday House. Also working on another chapter based on the same characters plus a new one. This time there will be gender issues….

Lily’s Lagniappe: Being selfless is an attribute some people never understand. Helping out someone who us dealing with things far beyond their control is a act of kindness.  Be that person.


May 5, 2018

Spitballing ideas for new chapter books with a young boy as a lead. Stay away from video games, computers… concentrate on outside activities. Travis is an athlete who is clumsy, not the genius but makes decent grades, loves his family, and obeys his parents.

Lily’s Lagniappe: Today the Beach Volleyball tourney decides who is playing for the national championship tomorrow. The LSU Beach volleyball team is there. GEAUX TIGERS!!!!



May 3, 2018

Revising and rethinking chapter book FLIES IN THE OUTFIELD. There is an editor that is looking for chapter book series. Hopefully thinking about different story lines with Travis Anselmo.

Lily’s Lagniappe: Very rarely do we go through life without sacrifices to help one another. Giving to others should be first on our list of items to do. LSU Beach Volleyball team heading to Gulf Shores, Alabama to compete in the national championship of Beach Volleyball.


May 1, 2018

Revising SHE SHOULD HAVE TOLD and THE RELUCTANT DEBUTANTE. Going back over the revised sections of Cassie Rhysbak’s story. Hoping to get through the first section of the novel soon.

Lily’s Lagniappe: LSU Softball and Baseball had a bye last night from their sports. Healing and extra practice can’t hurt for the upcoming weekend games.