Interested in writing for children? Don’t miss this great post on literary agent Jill Corcoran’s blog. While you’re there, check out other useful information for writers. I have heard her speak at conferences. Writers who have her as an agent are very lucky. She is warm, honest, and experienced.
Picture book friends, attention! Here’s some great advice cleverly framed.
If you want to get published, here’s a good article to read.
Here’s a great post from The Write Practice blog to help relight your writing pilot light, especially if you are a professional with deadlines.
Here’s another in a terrific series of posts summarizing basic plots on The Write Practice blog. For a quick review of the bottom line of storytelling, take an hour or so and review the basic plots covered on the site. It may save you years of learning the hard way.
Read more about 2013 BEA news for writers of middle grade novels, picture books, and YA by clicking on the link below.
Here’s a great blog post (I recommend subscribing to this blog, by the way) about the nature and value of writing practice. It doesn’t mean the same thing as morning pages, though those are valuable, too, for different reasons.
Find out how to choose perfect names for your characters with this great post. Click on the link below.
If you are interested in writing a series for kids, read this excellent blog post from an author who knows how it’s done.