Author Archives: KB Gibson

About KB Gibson

I am a writer who writes a little of everything--fiction, travel, children's books and articles, copywriting, curriculum.My perfect vacation would be to sit on a beach or look out over the mountains and read books. I never get to read as much as I want.

Celebrating Women

Everyday is a day to celebrate women, but we set aside March to spread the word. It’s a wonderful time for stories about women we may not have heard of before. At what other time will you see this happening? … Continue reading

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Dick and Jane Meet Captain Underpants

I come from the “Dick and Jane” reading generation. For anyone who doesn’t know what that is, these were sets of books used to teach children to read. They included the riveting (NOT!) adventures of Dick, Jane, and their dog, … Continue reading

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Saying Good-bye to Harper Lee

As I write this, a week has passed since Harper Lee died. I’ve spent those days thinking about what the famed author of To Kill a Mockingbird meant to me. Like J.D. Salinger, another favorite of mine, Lee was almost … Continue reading

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The Oceans? Our Final Frontier?

Recently, I completed a manuscript on marine biology. The target audience is girls, therefore part of the book shares highlights of women in marine biology. From publishing books about women in aviation (Women Aviators) and women astronauts (Women in Space), … Continue reading

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What’s in a Name?

November is Native American Heritage Month…or American Indian Heritage Month. Whatever term you prefer. I like our neighbors to the North’s use of “First Nations” to describe the original inhabitants. Sometimes it can be confusing to know what term to … Continue reading

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