December 24, 2008

Like many writers, I’m on various children’s literature listservs. One of my groups began a discussion about how great it is to earn money from amazon via one’s blog. Some bloggers are earning a lot, too! It’s very tempting to sign up. However, I remember a few years back when I still had my old…

December 17, 2008

The other night I watched Mission Impossible 3, the one where Tom Cruise swings from one skyscraper to another on a rope. His buddies tell him if he hits the other skyscraper he’ll get smushed. But he does it anyway because, you know, it is called Mission Impossible. He does not get smushed, but he…

December 4, 2008

Sorry about missing yesterday – it’s getting busy around here! As my readers know, I made a little movie that both markets my novel, and spoofs, in a self-deprecating way, the success of Twilight. If you haven’t seen it (and why would that be?!) my 12-year-old daughter did a scene in it where she has…