As a first-grader, Cassie Soliday finds her coveted spot in the gifted class is at risk.
Cassie Soliday is The Story Collider's LA-based producer. In ad
ion to being a producer, she is a writer, comic artist, and the love child of a poet and a parrot head. She's an advocate for women in the arts and produces two podcasts, 'Ink and Paint Girls' and 'Jammiest Bits of Jam'. Afflicted with wanderlust and the desire to run away with the cat circus, she has three great and terrible ideas that could get her fired so she could do so. She lives and works in California making cartoons. She is @cassiesoli and [email protected]
This story originally aired on The Story Collider's podcast on June 2, 2017, in an episode titled "Early Childhood Development." Find the transcript and other information here: https://www.storycollider.org/stories/2017/6/2/early-childhood-development-amy-brown-cassie-soliday