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Congratulations to the 2021 Barron Prize Winners!

I invite you to read about the inspiring 2021 Barron Prize winners who rose to the challenge of helping others with creativity, compassion, and perseverance.

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Tapping Into the Heroic Potential of Every Child

Heroes are important because they show that every person — young or old, black or white, rich or poor — can make a positive difference to the world.

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Giant Courage Writing Contest

In 100 words or less, share a tale that embodies what “courage” means to you and how your were empowered, for a chance to win one of three prizes.

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The Power of Stories

The power of stories resides in the communicating core values and principles through shared words and experiences.

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The Magic of Reading

What makes a book worth reading to me? The magic!

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One Step Closer to Your Dream

If you can imagine your goals, your future, and your path to making a better world — all that remains is to work hard to achieve your dreams!

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Volunteering with Children: 10 Ways to Encourage Kids to Give Back

Encouraging young people to harness their energy in the form of volunteering is one of the most valuable actions you can take toward creating a better future for your children, with your children.

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How a Butterfly Can Change the World

The Butterfly Effect is one of my favorite concepts. In fact, I’ve even written about the power of a butterfly’s wings in my novel, Heartlight. If you’re unfamiliar with the Butterfly Effect, it is a theory of causality in physics which states that everything in the universe is connected — in ways so subtle and…

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Nature as a Character

The natural world is not merely a setting, a backdrop for my stories — but a full-blown character.

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Love of Nature Photo Contest

Enter a picture that showcases your love of nature into this photo contest for a chance to win.

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