Jane Yolen Revises One of Her Daily Poems

Today, I am featuring an entry from Jane Yolen’s journal. It follows her revision process as she works on a recent poem.

Jane Yolen — Author of children’s books, fantasy, and science fiction, including Owl Moon, The Devil’s Arithmetic, and How Do Dinosaurs Say Goodnight? » Telling the True.

Flavorwire » The Artist and the Critic: 8 Famous Author/Editor Relationships

If you need some inspiration from the greats, take a look at this article about authors and their editors. I have worked with some amazing editors in the educational publishing business. (I’d like to find an article about the relationship between some famous authors and their agents, too.)

Flavorwire » The Artist and the Critic: 8 Famous Author/Editor Relationships.

Colm Tóibín: you have to be a terrible monster to write – Telegraph

If you have time this afternoon, you might want to read this delightful interview with a fascinating author.

Colm Tóibín: you have to be a terrible monster to write – Telegraph.