Guilt in our Pockets: Poems from South India

by Danielle Champiet-Coronado   Braving the winter chill and the rain, I found a friendly face waiting in the Starbucks café at Barnes and Noble. It was Tuesday, the last Tuesday, and soon poets and poetry lovers would be gathering for the open mic session that evening. Fortune favors the bold and it certainly did! […]

The Gilli of Wauk

My new book, The Gilli of Wauk, is now available for purchase at Barnes and Noble: Print https://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/the-gilli-of-wauk-danielle-champiet/1128058516?ean=9781538072523 Nook Book https://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/the-gilli-of-wauk-sandra-champie/1128058517?ean=2940159077578. This story was started by my great-grampa and completed by myself. I grew up listening to it. My mom and I created the illustrations. It’s been a labor of love and family from beginning […]

A Man From Another Land

If you are looking for a great read whose story will take you in and swaddle you in hope, then I cannot recommend A Man From Another Land by Isaiah Washington more emphatically. When I first learned of the book, I was intrigued. Genealogy research has been an area of much interest to me for […]

A Man From Another Land

If you are looking for a great read whose story will take you in and swaddle you in hope, then I cannot recommend A Man From Another Land by Isaiah Washington more emphatically. When I first learned of the book, I was intrigued. Genealogy research has been an area of much interest to me for […]

Translation: An Odyssey to Forgiveness

By Danielle Champiet-Coronado Forgive: the intentional and voluntary process by which a victim undergoes a change in feelings and attitude regarding an offense: letting go of negative emotions. The road to forgiveness can be difficult and tumultuous, but no other road is more worthwhile to travel. It’s how we cross over to peace and happiness […]