Marcia Somerville wrote: "I am not an educational expert, but one
beggar telling other beggars where I found bread for my own family."
Cay Gibson, a homeschooling mom, lives in Louisiana with her husband Mark and their five
children, ages 17 yrs-3 yrs. She has been a home educator for 8 years and is a college graduate. She has been published in numerous educational, parenting, and religious periodicals and is available to speak on:
**Catholic Mosaic and Liturgical Year Notebooking
**Reaching Your Reluctant Reader
**The Lacemaker's Shop ~ Lacing Catholic spirituality into your
home as Venerable Zelie Martin (St. Therese's mother) did
**America's Best-Kept Educational Secret
**Mother-Daughter Teatime/ Book Club
**Lapbooks, Notebooks, Papercuts, & More
**Literature Alive! ~ how to turn a cherished book into a living
**Catholic Authors in the Flesh
**Poor Education/ Rich Education
**Fairy Tales, Fantasy and other Fictitious Delights
**Montessori Method with a Literature Approach
Fees and Arrangements:
Speaking stipend depends on the size of the group. The minimal fee is $250 for two talk before a small
or mid-sized group or parish. For large parishes or diocesan gatherings, the fee is $350. For parishes in the Louisiana area,
the fee is $250. Stipend is payable upon completion of talk, expenses may be reimbursed after receipts are provided.
If talks are part of a fund-raising event, please contact for a different set of fees ( firstname.lastname@example.org ).
Sponsoring organization will also pay travel expenses, including car rental/fuel or airflight, hotel, and
I'll also need a table and one volunteer to help with book sales.
If you are interested in inviting me, please email me at email@example.com
I'd love to hear from you, but if I'm traveling or have a
writing deadline there may be a delay before I can answer your note. If you'd like me to send you a postcard announcing
the publication of my next book, just send me an email at firstname.lastname@example.org, include your snail mail address, and I'll be happy to add you to my mailing list. I promise not to share your
address with anyone else!