"If you look up the meaning of “character” you can find many different definitions. Here, we explore the question, "What is character?
Dojo Kun Character Books books help readers recognize and fight negative character traits such as laziness and procrastination. Instead, they learn to build good character.
This fourth book in a series is about a kid who has disrespect and trouble. The main idea and purpose is that this book promotes respect.
The world is not are not always nice. Maybe your mean big brother is helping you. You could try some things that I’ve learned from the dojo.
See the monsters that will represent the negative character traits of disrespect and trouble in Jenifer Tull-Gauger's upcoming children's karate picture book.
Here I am, on my children’s picture book adventure. I’m currently working on the illustrations for my fourth karate book that helps with kids building character. I am making a…
Dear Bob, I'm 10 and I feel like I don't belong. My family loves me, but sometimes I wonder if I'm adopted. I don't fit in anywhere. Am I normal?
Yes, more poetry! I cannot keep my inner poet down. It turns out that, with a little help from a friend, I was able to participate in the April 2021 Poem-A-Day Challenge. She supplied the daily writing prompts, and I wrote poetry while waiting at the airport for flights. (By the way, this airport-waiting was part of my children’s picture book adventure. I was on my way to and from Texas to read my books to karate seminar participants.)
You may have seen in my books that I am into traditional Okinawa. That's why I wrote this wistful, gritty poem, an ode to the Ryukyu Kingdom.
I know my last blog included poetry, but it’s never too soon for more poems. Plus, April is National Poetry Month. This is a month for poetry appreciation. We are…