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What Five Years as a Children’s Writer Means

I realized upon logging in to my Society of Children’s Book Writers & Illustrators account the other day that I have been with SCBWI for five years. That raises the … Continue reading

August 30, 2014 · Leave a comment

Connecting With Readers

Author David Black recently published I, Bipolar: A Southern Man’s Memoir. It’s a solid read about what it’s like to struggle with this condition, and I recommend it for the … Continue reading

July 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Overt and the Covert in Book Marketing

Both are effective, but one is annoying. There are dozens of ways to promote your book—including plenty that didn’t exist ten years ago. Heck, two years ago. You can tweet, … Continue reading

June 20, 2014 · Leave a comment