I met (and became reacquainted with) fabulous authors and illustrators like Josh Funk, Jess Keating, Debbie Ohi, Liesl Shurtliff, and Lisa Graff.
Then, Caldecott Honor-winner Lauren Castillo walked into the room. (It was a room in a high school normally used for the school's theater department.)
I adore her books, especially Nana in the City, and I couldn't wait to meet her.
After introducing myself, we took a picture together and I was embarrassingly excited. She's as cute as can be!
|I'm an Amazon Woman next to her.|
Later, as I zoomed into my glorious new picture, I noticed something above our heads.
What. Is. That? !!!!!
High school theater departments must be into horror shows or something? Of course it would happen to me that I get to take a picture with LAUREN CASTILLO and a creepy-nasty face is radiating a death glare at me.
So, I decided to make the most of it and recently I posted that creepy face to use as my profile picture on Voxer.
|Creepy Voxer Profile|
I know my friends there are enjoying it daily!
Honestly, though, it was such a pleasure to meet Lauren. She's been a great sport about the