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Next course begins 1st June

The next Writing in the Park course, Creative Writing For All, will start on Sunday June 1st. As the title suggests it will be a general creative writing course suited to either experienced writers or beginners. 121 more words


Lesson 2 of my picture book writing course!

If you have always wanted to write picture books, perhaps this excerpt will help you sign up for my e-course. More details here.

Visual storytelling has existed from the time of ancient man! 397 more words


I'll be speaking at the Jacksonville Elementary Writer's Festival

I’m looking forward to speaking at the 2014 Jackson Elementary Writer’s Festival on May 7th. One of the goals of the event is to give young writers an audience. 159 more words

Picture Books

Imagining a Writer’s Life vs Becoming a Writer in Real Life Edition #1

So back in the day when I was a young pup imagining the future, there was an idealism that tainted my view of the writer’s life. 1,187 more words

Skipping Stones Magazine

Skipping Stones is a multi-cultural magazine, open for submissions. Scroll down to Adult Submissions


Note: Payment is in copies, but if you are interested in this market, this can give you recognition. 278 more words


Confidence Is the Key

By Alison Potoma

I feel it is not an exaggeration to say that many writers are what you would call introverts. The first time I went to my critique group I was terrified. 517 more words

Writing & Illustrating