WIP Marigold Sketches

Baking is for the Birds. This is one way that I write. It's valuable to have different approaches to making a story. If I get stuck at the keyboard I switch to the drawing board. If I get stuck at the drawing board... well you get the idea.

Sometimes I accidentally draw an emotion or gesture that I could never describe, and sometimes writing words frees me up to describe ideas, emotions and scenes that challenge my ability to draw and paint.

Baking is for the birds.

Baking is for the birds.

Great News!

It seemed like it happened fast.

Once I set my mind to breaking into the world of children's literature obstacles fell rather rapidly. The most important lessons that I learned, without a doubt, are the following...

Be polite. Stay humble. Work hard. View your work honestly, and listen to the advice that is given to you by those who have been doing it longer. Special thanks to my agent Lori Kilkelly and all of those who helped me so far on this journey.

Great news! So blessed. #hardwork #kidlit #penguinkids #lovemyfriends

Great news! So blessed. #hardwork #kidlit #penguinkids #lovemyfriends