March 17, 2017
Summer has a children's poem in Issue 5 of Balloons Lit. Journal. The poem is titled "In a Blue Hotel". Read it here.
Summer will be doing a Kamishibai (Japanese paper theatre) performance and workshop series for kids ages 7-12 at Irie Elephant Ltd. View the event flyer here. More details coming soon.
Summer is providing developmental editing for Tippo & Friends, a picturebook series by Nigerian animator Dotun Ogunsakin, based on West African folktales and featuring the adventures of a clever Tortoise.
Two of Summer's poems will be published in the Spring 2017 issue of Duende literary journal. The poems are "Mors Poetica" and "Afterbirth".
Summer was invited to be a part of a special number of Re-Markings journal dedicated to World Poetry. The number will bring together "major representative international poets", and will be edited by Dr. Tijan M. Sallah.
Summer will attend the 200-hour yoga teacher training program at Sadhana Yoga School in Bali. She has been accepted into the program on a partial scholarship and is asking for your financial support on GoFundMe.com.
Summer is a peer reviewer for a forthcoming textbook titled Teaching Preschool-Grade 3 Children with Multicultural Books: A Guide for Classroom Teachers by Susan Browne, PhD and Xiufang Chen, PhD, to be   published by Rowman & Littlefield in 2018.