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 […]

Deportation of teacher from US postponed in mid-flight

There are about 11 million more stories like this one; people who are NO threat to our country being deported. Victims of a broken and corrupt system. These are people who live and work here, who pay into our tax system, create jobs, patron local businesses and contribute to their communities in some very positive […]