February 27, 2010

Nothing like a change of scenery to goose the old creative juices. I’m at this snowy retreat with friends old and new (more on that fun later!) and working like crazy on my easy reader graphic um…not novel. Graphic young easy reader? More figuring that out layer too. Want to write something fresh? Shake things…

February 25, 2010

The positive thinking paid off! Yes, I thought the snow away. Now if we would just take off… http://feeds.feedburner.com/BrainBurps

February 22, 2010

Interested in my monthly-at-most, really positive newsletter recommending great books for kids? Take a look at this month’s issue before you decide. What could be better than free, informational and mildly amusing? Nothing, that’s what! And here is this month’s WTNH appearance – why not give a shout out to the hard working staff there…

February 19, 2010

Cuz we get to chill at Chili’s, have a glass of chard and nibble the kids’ fries. And this, btw, from a person that never and I mean na-ever can bring myself to go to restaurant chains. I just love the indies on all levels, what can I say? http://feeds.feedburner.com/BrainBurps

February 18, 2010

serendipity |ˌserənˈdipitē|nounthe occurrence and development of events by chance in a happy or beneficial way : a fortunate stroke of serendipity | a series of small serendipities. So we’re driving to Delray Beach to some restaurant but there was waaaay too much traffic. I gently suggest (read that: “TURN HERE ALREADY!”) to my husband to…

February 17, 2010

And here you didn’t think that was possible! Shame, shame, my little positive thinkers! Now that Tori spelling has written a children’s book and Simon & Schuster will publish the “sweet story of tallulah, who really just wants to be herself!”, I am reminded to say (and you may repeat after me), “Celebrity books can…

February 16, 2010

And it’s 65 degrees today. But the silver lining is that it’s sunny. Another two FABulous thoughts are my Skype visit tomorrow with a school in Ohio and today’s big surprise: the cover for Little Chicken’s Big Day was sent to me from our editor and It’s amazing! I’ll post it when I’m given the…