As writers, any of us would be horrified to discover we submitted a query letter or manuscript baring/bearing an incorrect homophone. To help you avoid such mortification, TRICKY HOMOPHONES will reveal (and explain) ten of the trickiest pairs and trios.
When I was a child in the eighties, there was almost nothing that made me happier than locking myself away in my bedroom or playroom,
Happy Summer! As the pandemic recedes and more in-person events are available, this post will continue to list only online events. Look for notices of
Events, classes, contests for Middle Grade and Young Adult writers for July, 2021
Karen Yin is in my picture book marketing group for 2022. But her debut picture book, Whole Whale, with Barefoot Books, illustrated by Nelleke Verhoeff,
Welcome back to another month of Picture Book Opportunities! To see what’s available all year ’round, and what’s coming up the rest of the year,
Events, classes, contests for Middle Grade and Young Adult writers for June, 2021
Can you help? If you notice something missing from this month’s post, please let me know in the comments or through the contact form. There
Events, classes, contests for Middle Grade and Young Adult writers for April, 2021
Just like we learn from picture books as mentor texts, we can also learn from author visits as mentor visits.
There is a surprising range of tools available for you when constructing a memorable, even classic, picture book. Some are obvious: You will want the
A wealth of online offerings for April and early May–find one for you!