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FICTION

Fiction 6 – 8 year old

Wynn the Peruvian Dog 
Early reader series exposes 6 – 8 years olds to world geography, different cultures and how to use one’s own superpowers to get in and out of sticky, difficult or simply different situations. 

Wynn is the much loved companion of Maddie Leon, accompanying Maddie and her family on cross-cultural adventures learning how to LOOK, LISTEN, LOVE others for who they are rather than who you expect or want them to be. 

Follow Wynn the Peruvian Dog around the world with Maddie and Victor at www.maddie-and-wynn.

The Adventures of Maddie Leon

 Fiction 9 – 12 year old

Middle grade reader about growing up in the midst of cultural confusion, change and uncertainty.

Book One 2020 | Book Two 2021 | Book Three 2022

Life as she likes it is busted when Maddie’s parents accept a cultural anthropology assignment in Peru. Moving from Vancouver to Lima sucks. Then she meets Jojo Kofi Afram an aspiring chef, rescues Wynn from a dog’s life on the streets, and is inspired to use her creativity to help others.

Life should be good – but its not! Her life is plagued with cultural confusion and too much uncertainty that risks becoming catastrophic when Victor and his grandmother Meme, come to live with them. 

So much change and uncertainty is downright difficult. 

The Upper Deck
2-act play about losing and finding yourself before its too late.

On the sixth day of a 3-week cruise from New York to Dublin, a cruiseliner crosses the Atlantic Ocean and four seemingly different people become entangled in their shared state of despair.

MEMOIRS

Silenced not Quieted
A memoir about abuse, sexual assault interference  | June 2020

Storyteller writes: “Terresa was just the person I needed to put this memoir together. She was totally empathetic to the message I was trying to make and understood when it became very difficult for me near the end as I realized how abandoned my daughter and other survivors of sexual abuse have been by the Canadian justice system – Thanks Terresa.

NON FICTION

Leadership 
Post-graduate literature review “Leadership in Canada”, with Dr. Tim McIntosh, author Leadership Peruvian Style
A+ graduate thesis Leadership in a Cross-Cultural Context (Ghana-Canada)
Leadership for Leaders blog 

Curriculum (for classroom and community)
Entrepreneurialism  |  Leadership in a Non-Profit Environment | Computerized Business Applications  |  Page Layout and Design | English as a Second Language  |  Mentorship  |  Career Development  |  Business Management  |  Mental Wellness | Crews-on-Site: skills training and job placement program for persons with acquired brain injury.