Writing and Illustrating For Kids: Meet Doraine Bennett

One of my favorite events of the year is coming up—the Writing and Illustrating for Kids (WIK) conference in Birmingham, AL! It’s October 12, but registration is going on now. This conference is put on by the Southern-Breeze region of the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators. I always come away with some good … More Writing and Illustrating For Kids: Meet Doraine Bennett

Big News from WIK

I got first place in the Southern Breeze manuscript contest! I can’t believe it! Before awarding the prizes, they announced that, due to there being so few non-fiction entries, they had rolled that category in with fictional picture books and easy readers. I groaned and figured I wouldn’t have a chance–but I won the whole … More Big News from WIK