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It Feels Like See Jane Dig! Already Made the News

It Feels Like See Jane Dig! Already Made the News

It feels like See Jane Dig! already made the news this summer. That can't be, of course, since its release date with Midwestern Books is October 1, 2024. However, when I saw a link on Facebook about 3 boys who discovered a T-Rex fossil, Yogi Berra's famous line, "it's...

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The Sad and Glad of Memorial Day, 2024

The Sad and Glad of Memorial Day, 2024

The sad and glad of Memorial Day is pressing on my heart this year as never before. The mix of emotions is due the passing of the people in the picture above. Aunt Donna died in September of 2022. Mom died in June of 2023. Uncle Jim died in October of 2023. This...

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I’d Like to See Jane Fix This!

I’d Like to See Jane Fix This!

"I'd like to see Jane fix this," I muttered after opening the first of the 20 book merch mugs* I ordered in advance of summer speaking events and spotted my proofreading error. Do you see it too? As a former teacher who corrected enough papers to kill dozens of trees...

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When It’s Time to Say Goodbye to a Place I Love

When It’s Time to Say Goodbye to a Place I Love

When it's time to say goodbye to a place I love, my philosophy is....have a party! Last week the difficult decision was made to close the school in Camp Crook where I taught from 1980-1985. The closure, the result of declining enrollment and increased costs, makes me...

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See Jane Run! Is Close to 50 Amazon Reviews

See Jane Run! Is Close to 50 Amazon Reviews

See Jane Run! is close to 50 Amazon reviews. So close, in fact, I'm breaking out my dance moves and choreographing a little something to record on video when the milestone is reached.  50 reviews, by the way, is when Amazon sits up, takes notice, and begin to assist...

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A West River Mystery Progress Report

A West River Mystery Progress Report

A West River Mystery progress report is in order, so that's what you're getting today. Check out these small things about See Jane Dig! (Book 5) and See Jane Ride! (Book 6) that are making my heart go pitter pat. My editor reported that she's read most of the See Jane...

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Author Jolene Philo

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