Ask your Writing Question Here

Hey all! Over the last nine years, I’ve had loads of questions about the writing process, from publishing to writing dialogue, to how long books should be, etc, and I have definitely had to search for answers. My favorite teachers have always come in the form of books from the local library, yours truly, theContinue reading “Ask your Writing Question Here”

Studying the Writing Craft

Good Morning! I was reflecting this morning of the value of not only reading books and writing often in order to become excellent storytellers, but on studying the craft, as well. It’s important to find authors who share their wealth of knowledge on the craft and to inhale everything they have to offer. Take yourContinue reading “Studying the Writing Craft”

Kidlit 411 – Paradise for Authors

Okay, so below are two screen shots of an awesome new website I found. Check out Kidlit 411. This website has everything you could possibly want as an author. I could list them, but you can see them below. I recently used the “Manuscript Swap,” which led to their Facebook group where I found my firstContinue reading “Kidlit 411 – Paradise for Authors”

Junior Library Guild

Library Guild: This is a great-looking website for librarians looking to order books with free shipping. From newsletters, webcasts, and promotions, book talks, and events, this sight appears spot-on. Definitely worth checking out. Also worth checking out: VOYA They have awesome Top-Shelf picks for Middle School Readers with descriptions and images, along with categories forContinue reading “Junior Library Guild”