Here you'll find current musings, as well as the archives from two blogs of yesteryear: YoungMarriedMom and What I Learned While Writing a Novel. Please comment and share. We love well when we are in conversation with one another.
Last week I had an unexpected but super fun work engagement change our schedule, big time. What I thought might be a morning and maybe an afternoon away from home turned into three full days and two evenings. Which meant that three days of business as usual with the little man turned into half a […]
Some of you kind reader folks know that before Jacob was born, I worked in children’s publishing. Actually, I still work in children’s publishing, but now I am a freelance editor and writer rather than an assistant at a publishing house or a literary agency. (Shameless plug: check me out.) Children’s publishing is a happy, […]
Today is a very special day in my life as an editor. The first book I edited—Dancing Home by Alma Flor Ada and her son, Gabriel M. Zubizarreta—was published today by Atheneum Books for Young Readers, an imprint of Simon & Schuster’s Children’s Publishing Division. Dancing Home is a story for middle-grade readers […]