August 12, 2014

Is your summer zipping by like mine? It’s crazy! One thing I did this past month was get this course ready for you guys. I’m  giving you this course for FREE. It’s called 100 Things Every Writer Must Do to Succeed Online. It covers     Creating Your Brand     The Power of Your Domain  …

August 1, 2014

Brain Burps About Books Episode #189 Eric Carle Museum, Highlights Foundation Partnership Teaching The Whole Book, the Common Core, & More with Alison Green Myers & Rosemary Agoglia   Click here to get on the priority list for VideosForWriters.com, my new service that I’ll be introducing soon! Affordable customizable videos created especially for writers! Today’s interview…

July 24, 2014

Brain Burps About Books Episode #188 Tarot, Mercury in Retrograde, & Blonde Ops An Interview with Natalie Zaman Listen to the beginning of this episode to hear the big announcement! Meanwhile, Click here to get on the priority list for VideosForWriters.com, affordable customizable videos created especially for writers! My new service will be introduced soon! Today’s interview…

June 14, 2014

Do you want to illustrate books? But you can not draw to save your life? Thanks to Travis Jonker of for the head’s up on this fascinating video! It’s awesome! I was so surprised when Hanoch Piven said he couldn’t draw, so it’s a great lesson on how to illustrate children’s books when you can’t even draw!…

June 1, 2014

Last weekend was Memorial Day weekend. Did you have a good one? I took two whole days off. I don’t usually do that. But I really felt I needed to allow my brain to rest. My back’s been out of whack, too, and I just had to refresh everything. One way I’m going to refresh…

The Unforgettable Season by Phil Bildner
May 30, 2014

Brain Burps About Books Podcast #180 Batter Up! Phil Bildner’s On Deck An Interview with Children’s Author Phil Bildner If you’re a listener, would you please help the show by clicking here to fill out this short anonymous survey? In this week’s episode you’ll hear about my upcoming exploits at Book Expo America (BEA). questions…

Dancing With the Devil
May 24, 2014

Please check out my guest post today at the blog of my dear friend, the talent author and illustrator, Elizabeth O. Dulemba – click here! Plus you can win a prize … a signed and dedicated copy of my young adult novel, Dancing With the Devil.  Have a great holiday weekend, and may there be sun wherever…

April 18, 2014

Brain Burps About Books Podcast #174 Thank you to the MFA program at Hamline for sponsoring the podcast. Hamline is the only university in the U.S. with three fine arts programs in creative writing: BFA, MFA (writing for adults), and MFA in Writing for Children and Young Adults. The deadline for application to July residency…