Tag Archive | Children

Overcoming Chaos: Writing… with Children

When I began my freelance career I had no office and no door to shut to block out the rumblings of everyday life. Heck, I didn’t even have a computer (yes, yes, insert age joke here.) On the flip-side, I also had no email, no social media, and no drop-everything cell phone distractions to keep […]

The Second Annual KidLitArt #PBDummy Challenge

It’s a new year, and I’m on the lookout for new writing challenges to steer you toward. First up, a challenge for picture book writers. The Picture Book Dummy Challenge! ¬†For those of you new to writing, or unfamiliar with children’s picture books, a Picture Book Dummy is a mock up used to show agents/publishers/etc. […]