I recently started revising my YA science fiction novel. I have very vivid pictures of each character in my head. When my critique partner read
CAROL GORDON EKSTER: Kim Harrington, a fan of Writers’ Rumpus, is an acclaimed author with Scholastic, Penguin, and Sterling Childrens Books. I interviewed her below.
My first thought after reading an article in the SCBWI Winter 2018 newsletter about accommodations for dyslexic readers was that this significant problem seemed easy
Unless you are one of the lucky few who have made writing their full time job, you either spend all day at work or all
When faced with a new project that I’m not sure how to approach, often my first instinct is total avoidance. All of a sudden, the
“Almost every successful person begins with two beliefs: the future can be better than the present, and I have the power to make it so.” –David Brooks
Guest post by Heidi Fiedler As an editor who’s also a writer, I am keenly aware of how overwhelming it can feel when you first
I met Mary Atkinson at Encore. We talked about her books and her writing career and then she offered to send me her books so
As an art teacher, I find a lot of inspiration for my work comes from my students, and their experiences in class. My self-published chapter
What one professional hails as genius, another may label as slight. I’m challenging you to gather perspectives.
Our stories are often long in gestation and as personal to us as if they were born of our flesh and blood. If you want
The art of the wordless spread is a thing of beauty. It leaves room for the reader to react to the story without being told
As you might remember, I absolutely love the Spring conference run by the New England chapter of the Society of Children’s Book Writers & Illustrators
of Rob Broder is Publisher of Ripple Grove Press, an independent, family-run children’s book publishing company. He and his wife Amanda started Ripple Grove Press