Feedback for “The Artist”

So one of my old friends recently bought a book (Yaayyyy!!) and emailed me the other day with this: “We have been really enjoying reading it at bedtime and any other time momma’s hands are dry!ย  I love the art and the note to your readers at the end especially, ย it made us feel like you, as the author, actually cared and you weren’t just some distant random person out to make a buck! God bless you on your adventures.” Thanks so much, Gwyn!! Advertisements Continue reading Feedback for “The Artist”

Review for “The Artist and the Clay”

This almost made me cry. One of my friends shared “The Artist” with her daycare students, ages 5-9, and asked them what they thought. “Awesomest book ever!” “Total epicness” “She is one of the bestest writers ever!” “I liked her … Continue reading Review for “The Artist and the Clay”

Parents Don’t Have Feelings!

When I was a tot, I didn’t think my parents had feelings. I just didn’t think about it. So if, today, your kid totally runs over you, insults you, and takes you for granted, remember, it’s not because he doesn’t love you. To him, you are an element of existence, like the sun rising every day, or the leaves falling into winter, or the need to pee. In his world, you aren’t a kid with pains and hurt feelings like him. You’re a self-sufficient, all-knowing, god-like being, and we all know how many complaints God gets… ๐Ÿ˜‰ Continue reading Parents Don’t Have Feelings!

A New Book is being Born

I feel like I’m giving birth to a child… I’ve finalized my files for the publisher and handed them off today. Monday, Lord-willing, we will be going to press with my VERY FIRST PICTURE BOOK. I’m super excited and terrified at the same time. Will he books sell? Did I make all the words right? What about that extra hue of brown I used in the author picture? Anyway… I find myself letting the file go to the desk with one last look over, even though I can’t read it objectively anymore, I’ve read it so often… *excited, nervous, excited nervous dance* The book is called … Continue reading A New Book is being Born