Happy Holidays Newsletter 2015

It’s almost the end of the year!  I hope your 2015 has been a year of joy, laughter, love, and health.  This year has gone so fast, but I’ve been incredibly blessed. Here are some highlights.

Children’s Book Published:
For three years, my friend, Kristyn Dors, and I worked on a children’s book called “I Love My Amazing Body.”  Our mission was to create a book about loving and appreciating the body.  We did it completely independent of a publisher or agent, […]

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Children’s Book Out November 14th

It’s happened.  My book, I Love My Amazing Body, is done and printed and coming out in a month!

I Love My Amazing Body is a children’s book encouraging confidence and body appreciation.

The book is about a spunky little girl named Jackie. Jackie takes the reader through each body part describing all the things she loves to do with her amazing body. With her fingers she loves to play piano. With her hips she loves to hula hoop.  With her arms […]

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What to do with unflattering press articles?

As many of you know, there was a time a few years ago that I was releasing a lot of cover songs.  Most of them were acoustic versions with piano and vocal.  I would record them myself and a friend would release them.  For me there were two reasons to do this, one was for increased exposure and the other was consistent releases without the pressure of going into a studio to do a fully produced album.

One of my cover […]

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Releasing a Children’s Book: Kickstarter Going on

I’m so excited to share this with you.  For the past three years, a friend (Kristyn Dors) and I have been working on a children’s book called, “I Love My Amazing Body.”  We finished it this spring and have a Kickstarter going on until July 15th for hard cover copies. For those of you that aren’t familiar with Kickstarter, it is a crowdfunding website for creative projects.  Our Kickstarter is specifically for first-edition hard cover copies of the book.

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Interview with Tuoi Tre

A Vietnamese newspaper reporter recently interviewed me about my music and life. I had no idea I had many fans in Vietnam. So I am thrilled to be asked and honored to be in one of their main newspapers, Tuoi Tre. Apparently the Tuoi Tre is seen as a “reformist” newspaper based in Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam. The reporter, Yen Mai was incredibly wonderful and gave me very thoughtful questions.

Here’s the link to the Vietnamese article:

http://tuoitre.vn/tin/tuoi-tre-cuoi-tuan/van-hoa-nghe-thuat/20141112/jocelyn-scofield-ban-than-cuoc-song-chinh-la-diem-dung/667876.html

Here are my answers in […]

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