An interview with Barry Goldblatt. He will be at Pikes Peak next weekend!
A number of years ago I was fortunate to attend a seminar with James Galvin at Centrum, the Port Townsend writer’s conference. Here is his take on the reason to write poetry.
Here’s an interview with another agent who represents books for children. She is still with the Andrea Brown Literary Agency. Submission guidelines and recent deals are on the agency’s site.
Here’s a fascinating interview with Jane Yolen. She discusses, among other things, folklore and “fakelore.” If you’re curious about the difference, click on the link. As writers, whether knowingly or not, we churn up the story material of previous generations, and the study of traditional stories is a very good idea.
What makes a picture book timeless? Here’s an interview with Linda Arms White with some answers.
Inspiration for Picture Book Idea Month! Here’s an interview with Lisa Anchin.