The Mirror Turns…

“When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself.” — W. Dyer This quote by Wayne Dyer haunts me. It first appeared in my social media feed several years ago after a friend became homeless. Rather than search frantically for another minimum wage...

Jena Ball – Every Author’s Dream

Every Author’s Dream by Jena Ball This Wednesday, September 23rd I had the good fortune to be invited to share my new book, The Not Perfect Hat Club, with the 600+ students at Pine Valley Elementary School in Wilmington, NC plus an additional 15 classes from...

Q & A in Illinois

Click HERE or On the Image Above to Watch a Q and A with second and third graders in Illinois There’s nothing better than talking to kids, and I always make sure to leave some time for them to ask questions. I’ve been asked everything from my age to...

Spending Time in Texas

Click HERE or on Image to Read About My Visit to Warren Elementary It’s true what they say about Texas. Everything is a little bit bigger there, including the hearts of the people. I spent an amazing two days with the teachers and students at Warren Elementary,...

Jena Ball – Catapulted

      Catapulted – Education Goes Global Until about two years ago, I told anyone who asked me that I was a writer. Since I’ve spent the better part of my life penning everything from marketing material and textbooks to speeches for...