April is National Poetry Month, which to me is wonderful because it brings the joys of poetry into more people’s awareness and experience.
This month marks the first anniversary of the publication of my verse novella, Lily of the Valley—An American Jewish Journey.
What exactly is a Xoem®? I wrote a pamphlet called, “A Xoem a Day Keeps the Spirit in Play”, and I do try to write one a day.
The author of The Cat in the Hat and so many other beloved children’s books was born on March 2nd, 1904 and died on September 24th, 1991.
Back in September I began a series of stories expressing my gratitude to people I knew only briefly but who in retrospect had a tremendous influence on my life.
Many of you have been asking what I’ve been up to lately and I’m thrilled that as 2017 gets underway, I do have exciting news to share!
Here’s a Chanukah poem I wrote when I was 9 years old.
Did you know that December 28th is Pledge of Allegiance Day? Did you know there was such a thing?
from Xianna Michaels
In September of this year I began a series of stories to express my gratitude to a few people whom I knew only briefly but who had a tremendous impact on my work and my life.