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Well, trusted followers, even if you don’t illustrate or do artwork, I hope you find this article interesting, it showing a small part of my illustration process. 888 more words

Writer Side Up

#RaisingReaders Monday: Guest Helen N. Hill

I’m thrilled to have a guest post for you this week from a lovely new friend I made at NJ SCBWI’s picture book brunch last month. 1,233 more words

Raising Readers

Pitch sessions?

As a week of relaxing in central PA with my brother and his family nears its end, a small rumble has begun in my belly. I have to prepare for a “pitch session”. 366 more words

Writing For Children

Writing Assistant Monday: Home Again

I’m back in New Jersey, happy to be reunited with Kyle and the cats.

This Saturday is my first event with SCBWI (Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators), an organization I joined in January. 98 more words