Beneath The Mimosa Tree’s Award Certificate Has Arrived…

Today I am sharing with you my “official award certificate” I received from Readers’ Favorite. “Beneath the Mimosa Tree” was tops in its category for contemporary romance. I’m still thrilled to pieces by the acknowledgement. If you haven’t picked up your copy yet, please do so! It makes a great summer read and perfect gift,… Read More Beneath The Mimosa Tree’s Award Certificate Has Arrived…

Four Things I Learned In Miami at the Readers’ Favorite Awards

* * * Sometimes when my students do an intense assignment, when they’ve completed it, I ask them to write a reflection, typically in the form of a reflective essay. When we sit in peace after we’ve experienced something, it allows us time to be creative and think about what it all meant to us.… Read More Four Things I Learned In Miami at the Readers’ Favorite Awards

Readers’ Favorite Announces Winners: The Official Press Release

Today, Readers Favorite made it all official with its announcement in press release form of the 2012 contest winners. In the category of Romance-Contemporary, BENEATH THE MIMOSA TREE a Bronze award. As such, I’ll be going to Miami in November for the awards ceremony. It also coincides with the Miami Book Festival. I’m pretty excited… Read More Readers’ Favorite Announces Winners: The Official Press Release

BIG NEWS!!! BENEATH THE MIMOSA TREE Earns Medal in Annual Readers Favorite Contest

* * * Readers Favorite announced today its selection of winners in its annual Readers Favorite Contest. I am happy (very happy, in fact!) to report that BENEATH THE MIMOSA TREE earned a Bronze Medal, which, believe it or not, appears to be tops in its category. It’s based on a points scoring system, so… Read More BIG NEWS!!! BENEATH THE MIMOSA TREE Earns Medal in Annual Readers Favorite Contest