Hope and Violence in Children’s Literature

  As the release date for Pieces of Why approaches, I’m often asked about the inspiration for this book. I’ll be honest, there’s never just one source of inspiration for a novel. The creative process is always an amalgamation. A … Continue reading

The Questions We Never Ask

This November 13th – 16th, I will be co-leading a workshop at the Highlights Foundation  (www.highlightsfoundation.org) with Lisa Grace Byrne (www.wellgroundedsite.com). Rekindling the Fire 2014 is designed for anyone who is trying to balance their creative vision with their role … Continue reading