RMC-SCBWI Letters & Lines 2016

One of my favorite times of year—the Letters & Lines Conference through the Rocky Mountain Chapter of SCBWI! The rooms are packed wall-to-wall with picture book writers, illustrators, agents, and editors from the field, eloquently presenting steps and tips on how to break into the picture book market. I sit fascinated by the knowledge and excitement of theContinue reading “RMC-SCBWI Letters & Lines 2016”

The PBJs

Writing is tough. The words all have to be spelled correctly. Sentences have to be structured. Verbs have to be in the correct tense. Don’t end in a preposition. Make sure you have a story arc. Make sure you’ve developed your characters well. Single or double spaced? “Said” or “explained“? It’s enough to make your headContinue reading “The PBJs”