The Lost Cipher Nominated for 2018-19 South Carolina Children's Book Award!
Thanks to the South Carolina Association of School Librarians (SCASL) for making The Lost Cipher one of their nominees for the 2018-19 South Carolina Children's Book Award.  It's a honor just to show up on a list of so many wonderful books written by some fantastic authors! 
January 24, 2019, 7:00-8:15PM
C.W. Stanford Middle School, Hillsborough, NC
"Turning Rituals into Rewards: How the Positive Habits of Reading, Writing, and Running (or other exercise) Can Transform Lives"
I'm honored to be invited by Tom Carr (author, former Orange County Schools Board Member, veteran school counselor, and all-around inspirational guy!) to speak at this event on my personal writing rituals and the rewards of writing, whether you're trying to publish the next great novel for the whole world to read or just keeping a personal journal.