In October, 2012, I was honored to participate in a program at the Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art in Amherst, Massachusetts on the topic of Overcoming Challenges: A Program for Writers and Illustrators. On the panel were four authors and author-illustrators addressing the challenges we all face in our work. I was joined by Anna Dewdney, who is […]
The 1960s are hot, judging by the number of Hendrix covers I’ve heard over the summer and tie-dye themed events I’ve been invited to. I wasn’t around for it, but 1969 always seemed like such an iconic time: Nixon, Vietnam, Woodstock, and especially the first Moon landing. I’ve always been jealous of 1969. All my […]
I will be giving a workshop on blog tours and serving as one of the resident NetWits–a team of tech and marketing superheroes that also includes Kate Messner and Katie Davis! This will be an amazing conference, as New England regionals always are. If you’re a New England based children’s or young adult book creator, […]
This is a fantastic conference that draws children’s authors and illustrators from all around the world. I was here as a representative of our New England regions of SCBWI, bringing back the knowledge to share with the folks back home. Any my editor is on the faculty–always great to see her in person.