I'm delighted to feature my writing friend, Sherry Howard, on the blog today. Sherry is one of my treasured critique partners and we are also Spork Sisters! I'm so excited to own her rocking debut picture book, ROCK & ROLL WOODS. Here are Sherry's thoughts on stories . . . creativity . . . and connection. STORIES – Discuss what inspires your ideas and stories, and share the process about your latest projects. First, thanks for having me, Melissa! What fun it has been to be on
Ellen Leventhal is on my blog today! I had connected with Ellen on the KidLit forums and we became friends when we became Spork Sisters! I love her book Don't Eat the Bluebonnets and I really look forward to reading Lola Can't Leap, releasing in 2018 (also from Clear Fork Publishing). I'm delighted that she's here to answer my questions about stories, creativity, and connection. And I'm so excited to finally meet Ellen in person in September at the North Texas SCBWI Conferenc
This content was originally posted on Clement Creations. I was thrilled to be featured on Clement Creations: the blog of Laura Clement...my SPORK SISTER! Thank you Laura for the wonderful interview! The world of Children’s publishing, for a writer can be dark, full of lots of rejection as well as moments of joy in creation, and many many hours alone with your thoughts. Something special happened for me last year. One of my manuscripts found a home at Clear Fork Publishing.