I’m available to speak virtually or in person. Most my topics can be delivered in three durations: 15, 30, and 45 minutes.
High-energy, engaging, playful and educational — expect your audience to have some fun while learning something useful.
When I perform my stories (or the classics), my delivery style is somewhere between folksy, film noir, and spooky, depending on the tale.
- What Makes a Good Story?
Basic principles explained with examples from the classics.
Audience: Third grade+
- How to Be More Creative
I adapt my presentation to fit any audience. Complete with props.
- Use Your Senses
How to use the five senses to develop tone, mood, character, and setting.
Audience: Fifth grade+
- Real World Writing
I cut through the malarkey and explain what a career in writing can look like.
Audience: Literature classes, as well younger readers
- Why Literature Should Matter to Math Students
I announce my discovery of the end of pi, and help mathematicians appreciate great writing.
Audience: Math teachers, high school school students, math education students
I’m also available for commencements and fundraising events.
- Virtual events can be pre-recorded or live.
- For in-person events, I travel from Atlanta, Georgia
Every child is an artist, the problem is staying an artist when you grow up.