Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Monday, February 18, 2019

And then there's this...

He has been wearing the cone of shame and watching me work for days. The least I could do was include him here.

Friday, February 15, 2019

Happy Book Birthday!




I'm so proud of my long-time critique group buddy! She has two new books as of January 2019!
Good work Linda!!





Wednesday, February 13, 2019

29th Annual Children's Illustration Celebration



What a fabulous day out! Time spent admiring some of my favorite art- picture book illustrations at
R. Michelson Gallery's 29th Annual Children's Illustration Celebration. It was so inspiring.

Monday, February 11, 2019

New Reads

My goal is to read 1000 picture books this year. I have found the Goodreads is a great tool for tracking my favorites, mentor texts, comp titles, and much more...and I can just scan the barcode in to add each book to my list.

Friday, February 8, 2019

Great Resources on Rhyme

There are some texts that I just have to write in rhyme. Here some some helpful resources on writing good rhyme...or why to not even bother trying.

Rhyme Zone

Renee LaTulippe

Tara Lazar on Rhyme

Josh Funk  Don't Write in Rhyme

Dori Chaconas on Rhyme

Angie Karcher and the Rhyme Revolution