Wednesday Wisdom

August 28th, 2019|Uncategorized|

“You can always edit a bad page. You can’t edit a blank page.” Jodi Picoult

Wednesday Wisdom

August 21st, 2019|Uncategorized|

“The first draft is just you telling yourself the story.” Terry Pratchett

Wednesday Wisdom

August 14th, 2019|Uncategorized|

“You are extraordinary within in limits, but your limits are extraordinary!” Gertrude Stein

Wednesday Wisdom

August 7th, 2019|Uncategorized|

“You are extraordinary within in limits, but your limits are extraordinary!” Gertrude Stein

Wednesday Wisdom

July 31st, 2019|Uncategorized|

“The beginning is always today” Mary Shelley

Friend Friday

July 26th, 2019|history, picture books, research, Uncategorized, women|

After being a fan for years, I had the pleasure of meeting -- and sharing a VRBO with!-- Marissa Moss at the Texas Library Association Conference this past spring. I [...]

Wednesday Wisdom

July 24th, 2019|Uncategorized|

“There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.” —Maya Angelou

Wednesday Wisdom

July 17th, 2019|Uncategorized|

"You don't start out writing good stuff. You start out writing crap and thinking it's good stuff, and then gradually you get better at it. That's why I say one [...]

Wednesday Wisdom

July 10th, 2019|Uncategorized|

“Sometimes writing is running downhill, your fingers jerking behind you on the keyboard the way your legs do when they can’t quite keep up with gravity.” —Rainbow Rowell

Wednesday Wisdom

July 3rd, 2019|Uncategorized|

“Perhaps I write for no one. Perhaps for the same person children are writing for when they scrawl their names in the snow.” —Margaret Atwood