YA Writing

Rhyme or Reason

I took another writing class this month, with picture book author Dashka Slater. And yes i attempted to write rhyme again. This time I really paid attention to meter, beats and all the rest. The finished story is called Mouse in the House, about a¬†mischievous¬†little boy who disobeys his parents and the consequences of that… Continue reading Rhyme or Reason

YA Writing

Wherefore art thou multi-genre?

OK, I admit it. When it comes to writing I have jumped from dating, to project management, to cooking, and now middle grade fiction. But I have three perfectly good reasons for all the bouncing around: 1) When I have something to say, I write about it. 2) I have not sought representation so I… Continue reading Wherefore art thou multi-genre?