April  bullard


April Bullard resides with her husband aboard their houseboat near Vancouver, Washington. She admits to 55 years of age, 35 years of marriage, mother of 3, grandmother of 4, a navy veteran, current member of NSDAR and NSCDXVIIC, former member of the SCA, with a fondness for chocolate. She creates and performs work inspired by living cradled on the Columbia River as an illustrator, author, photographer and musician.

Available for speaking engagements, workshops, book singings, art displays and more.

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Illustrator  &  author

The Sock Thief  Hidden Objects List


Goody Hepzibah blends a cup of history, a spoonful of nursery rhyme, and a pinch of  the supernatural, then turns on the heat and lets the characters simmer until consequences fall like sledge hammers! Secret codes and hidden messages throughout the book!
Classic and Creepy!  
You have been warned!
RATED  PG-13Published_Prose.html

Member of Northwest Independent Writers Association

May 2016 - April Bullard received the

Women in the Arts Award

from the National Society

Daughters of the American Revolution

State of Wonder, OPB Radio

Vancouver’s Ghost Town Poetry Open Mic  segment by Aaron Scott
Broadcast 8 July, 2017

Click to have a listen!
photo courtesy of Tiffany Burbahttp://www.opb.org/radio/programs/state-of-wonder/article/ghost-town-poetry-vancouver-washington-open-mic/

American Senior Radio Network

Broadcast  LIVE  every Friday

from Paper Tiger Coffee Roasters

Gerald Gaule’s interview

with April Bullard

Friday, 11 August 2017

10 am - 11 am

Now on the shelves at:


    Or anytime you’d prefer a little salt over syrup!

Anthology of previously published short stories and poems geared to give even grown-ups  goosebumps, compiled by the author.

”. . . thoroughly enjoyed this collection of short stories. The perfect crawl-up-on-your-favorite-chair and read all night book” - April Aashiem, USA Today Bestselling author of the Witches of Dark Root series

“Enjoyed this ... a really good read ... relaxing, uncomplicated, humorous, and lots of fun.” - Jesse Lee Vint III, Actor, Author, Director, and Producer