Photos Accepting award from Detroit Working Writers for my poem, Redemption. Let them eat cake! Beverly Hills 6th graders celebrate release of their annual anthology. Release party for A Middle School Journey Anthology at Beverly Hills Academy, 5/3/18 Let them eat cake! Anthology release party at Beverly Hills Academy 5/3/18 Beverly Hills 8th graders cuddle up with a good book! Beverly Hills 6th graders reading The Gauntlet by Karuna Riazi Sharing maps of allies and enemies from The Gauntlet on their hero’s journey. 6th grade, Beverly Hills Academy, full class conferencing of poems. I had a wonderful dinner with mothers and daughters of the Blue Stocking Book Club. They’ve been meeting since the girls were in 3rd grade. Now they’re off to high school next fall. Craft Wall Beverly Hills Academy, Sara Coyle Flint poems by 6th graders Succulent tomato poems, Beverly Hills Academy 6th graders Individual calendar poems, Beverly Hills Academy More individual calendar poems Beverly Hills Academy-conferencing an extended metaphor poem 6th grade, Beverly Hills Academy. Conferencing tomato poems! 6th grade, Beverly Hills Academy choosing calendar photos for poems. Kettering High School, Waterford ELA Kettering High School, Waterford 7th grade, Beverly Hills Academy 11th grade ELA, Kettering High School Hurricane Katrina flooding 2005 and cleanup 2015 Working on memoir with 7th graders at Beverly Hills Academy in Sara Coyle’s classroom. Learning the craft of memoir-writing. Digging up those memories to write about by sharing stories. Signing at release party, March 7, 2015 The ladies of Academy of the Sacred Heart, Husnah, Andrea and Gina. Sara Coyle and the 8th graders at Beverly Hills Academy Answering questions at release party Talking about double vision and metaphor at Beverly Hills Academy 8th graders at Beverly Hills Academy Pierce Middle School, Waterofrd Pierce Middle School with Sandra Riccardi’s kids. Old George At a book club.