My Books Kidlit: Coming soon! Cassie writes socially relevant picture books with heart and humour. Watch this page for news! Published Work: Coming April 2022: Chicken Soup for the Soul: Too Funny! One of the funniest moments from my childhood will surely make you laugh out loud! Chicken Soup for the Soul: My Clever, Curious, Caring Cat “Wow, a story about me!” When the Covid-19 pandemic hit in March 2020, my adopted shelter cat Trooper was a huge source of support after long, stressful hospital shifts. Chicken Soup for the Soul: Making “Me Time” Read about what it was like trying to manage self-care as a new emergency room social worker!Chicken Soup for the Soul: Volunteering & Giving Back This is one of my favourite stories – about my important volunteer work with The Make-A-Wish Foundation!Chicken Soup for the Soul: Canadian Acts of Kindness I was honored to have my story “Giving Kids the World” re-printed in this special Canadian anthology. My first Chicken Soup story about my experiences volunteering at a pediatric oncology summer camp.Audition Monologues for Young Women I’m thrilled to have my monologue “The Parables of Bo Peep” in this anthology. “Little Bo Peep takes us on a madcap romp through our favorite children’s stories and no one escapes her antic rant as she recounts her uproarious misadventures with mile-a-minute action, non-stop laughter, and a warmhearted moral to point out what fools we mortals can be.”AWAKE AND DREAMING I had the opportunity to work with my friend and colleague Megan Mackenzie on the stage adaptation of Awake and Dreaming – a charming middle-grade novel by renowned Canadian children’s author Kit Pearson. Here are some of our young cast members meeting Kit on opening night.