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I got another rejection today for a piece I’ve been sending around for a while now. For many writers that would sound the story’s final death knoll. 528 more words

Getting to Know the Author - Again: Gina LoBiondo

Welcome back, Gina- Here’s a set of fresh questions for you …

What has been your proudest writing achievement?

Hi, Glynis, thanks for having me back!  917 more words

Author Interviews

As most of you know, some of my favorite books are picture books. I read them, collect them and write them. I’m pretty much passionate about them. 639 more words

I didn’t plan on 2015 beginning with a rejection letter. I’m a writer. I should know better. But there I was, barely awake from New Year’s Eve revelry and putting away the Christmas decorations, reading my first rejection letter of the year. 591 more words

Happy Book Birthday to The Hound at the Gate!

Happy Book Birthday to The Hound at the Gate!

This month’s release is The Hound At the Gate,  by Darby Karchut.

ISBN: 978-1939392480–paperback,ebook… 214 more words

Books For Kids

Interview with Author/Illustrator Jenny S Burke

Recently I did a little foray into the wonderful world of asking other people to write my blogs for me in the form of an interview, and it seemed pretty popular so I asked the delightful Jenny S Burke to come along and share a glimpse into her life and creativity. 1,202 more words

As I mused about my first post for this brand-spanking New Year, I thought of my 6th grade teacher, Mrs. Smeltzer. Mrs. Smeltzer was old school in every way, and as tough as nails when it came to helping us live up to our potential. 563 more words