Monday, August 17, 2015
So long, farewell, auf wiedersehen, goodbye...
I can't keep up with this blog anymore - sorry! I'll see you on my new website , and as usual on Twitter and such. The website wil...
Monday, May 25, 2015
SIX BY SONDHEIM for writers
The other day I watched the terrific documentary SIX BY SONDHEIM . (available streaming on HBO-Go, or on Amazon or iTunes.) It's part b...
Tuesday, March 31, 2015
The Bologna Children's Book Fair
Entrance. This year's theme is Alice. I'm in Bologna, Italy at the Bologna Children's Book Fair. Many folks on twitter have ...
Saturday, February 28, 2015
REAL TALK: $ix Figure Book Deal$
PS on top: I found some posts by other smart folk like agent Mandy Hubbard and author Jim C. Hines - if you want to like, double or tripl...
Thursday, February 26, 2015
Interview with a 7th Grader
A 7th-grader reached out because she wanted to interview me about being an agent for an expository writing assigment. Since some of these ar...
Friday, February 13, 2015
Happy Valentines Day 2015
I don't do Christmas cards (too swamped in December) or Birthday cards (too forgetful) -- but a tradition I DO uphold is to send out a ...
Saturday, January 17, 2015
Logrolling in Our Time*, or, You Can't Take Blurbs With You
Blurbs. You know, those little quotes about how awesome an author or their book is that are often on book jackets or in advertisements? Lik...
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