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Is there such a thing as children's literature?

I classify myself as a children’s author.

But there are writers out there who believe that’s the wrong classification.

Mind you, these writers haven’t addressed me personally. 1,049 more words


ESSE Conference 2016 in Galway, Ireland

This week’s blog post comes from Anna Savoie, an (almost) second-year PhD who’s looking into cognitive narratology and in-groups v. out-groups in young adult literature.  517 more words

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Summer Bike Rides & Means of Transportation

Our family is really into bike rides right now. As in, get in a ride to the park before church and then take another one in the afternoon when everyone wakes up from nap time. 358 more words


Plan B

We all need a Plan B sometimes. Mom had a new story going strong. But she got stuck. So she skipped a few lines and started the same story over again a different way. 203 more words

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Bookworm Gardens

Aside from Shalom Wild Animal Zoo, Owen wanted to take Uncle Andy to see Bookworm Gardens in Sheboygan.  He said it was so beautiful; he almost died when he went there on a school field trip. 517 more words

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Waving goodbye to Gene Wilder

I was very sad to learn Gene Wilder had left the planet until I found out he suffered from dementia. Then I said, “Good.” Because fuck Alzheimer’s. 74 more words

New Cover For My First Book!

Once again I have the pleasure of unveiling a new cover for one of the three books in my series, Rosco the Rascal Visits the Pumpkin Patch… 173 more words

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