I’ve decided there’s not enough math in my life. As an author, I deal in words, artwork, character development, and plotlines–but I’m rarely if ever called on to solve a quadratic equation. Perhaps once a year, when I hit that one line item on the income tax form where you have to solve for x2+3x-7 […]
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 […]
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.