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Do Substitutes Matter?

Why I decided to become a substitute teacher I was a classroom teacher for five years. The principal of our school was a strong woman, ...


To Heal Or Not To Heal

A little voice carried across the table. “Why did you end MYSTIC that way?” Students gathered around waiting for me to sign their books. I ...


When You Disappoint Someone You Love

One of the worst feelings in the world is disappointing someone you love. It was a sunny, cool Florida day. I woke with my usual ...



To decide or not decide. I’m an expert at thinking things over for an indiscriminate amount of time. There’s freedom in deciding not to decide. ...


Commitment Plus Effort Equals Success

“It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves.”  William Shakespeare Commitment Next month my husband Eric and I will have been ...


Follow Your Path

There have been many lessons I’ve learned over the years, but one of the greatest is the importance of following your own path. Your path ...


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Getting my 12 year old son to read is always a challenge but Mystic completely changed his view. This is a great story with a wonderful fantasy adventure.FLMom
A thriller with vivid descriptions that every reader will see in their mind! Conflict, friendship, good vs. evil, love conquers all — it has something that will appeal to all readers, of any age!Debbie
My kids loved reading Mystic and I would highly recommend it to other families. Easy to read and very engaging story. I know your kids will love it as much as mine.Flash