A growing collection of articles on tools and tricks for becoming a writer.
Do you love to write but wonder where to start? Have you been dabbling with writing but want to take the first steps to be a writer? Below find lessons covering some of the most important writing fundamentals. Looking for more? Contact me! I’m always happy to help.
All About Picture Books
A picture book is deceptively complex and stunningly beautiful. Sort of like Moby Dick—written in haiku.
I didn’t go into this business thinking, I want to be a picture book author! After a few rough starts, I actually discovered that picture books are excruciatingly hard to create. If something is hard, I become obsessed with mastering it. I’m nowhere near mastery, but below I’ll share a few things I’ve learned on my quest.
Publication & Beyond
Get an inside glimpse into the publishing world and pro tips for book promotion.
You’ve written the book. You have a contract. What’s next? Here I’ll share my at times floundering experiences, advice, and lessons on publicizing and marketing your books.
Crafts & DIY
All the crafts, tutorials, inspiration and more!
Because I’m forever making, below you’ll find the many (did I say many?) tutorials I’ve created or curated for DIY projects. Home, health, food, crafts. I’ve done it all.