Welcome Author Jolene Gutiérrez – Giveaway Alert!

I met Jolene at our regional SCBWI conference several years ago where we bonded over teaching, our own children, writing, and nature. During a lunch break, Jolene was kind enough to walk with me as I went in pursuit of a bird I had never been able to capture with my camera until that day.Continue reading “Welcome Author Jolene Gutiérrez – Giveaway Alert!”

Welcome Author Anna Harber Freeman – Giveaway Alert!

Today’s guest is one of my dear critique partners, Anna Harber Freeman. I remember when she first shared an early draft of SHAPED BY HER HANDS: POTTER MARIA MARTINEZ. There is nothing like having a front row seat to the process of write, revise, and repeat until a manuscript becomes a beautiful book. Anna andContinue reading “Welcome Author Anna Harber Freeman – Giveaway Alert!”

Welcome Author Carmela LaVigna Coyle – Giveaway Alert!

My guest today is the very dear Carmela LaVigna Coyle who I am lucky to have shared the stage at a collaborative space themed story time event as we read CAN PRINCESSES BECOME ASTRONAUTS? and ALIANA REACHES FOR THE MOON. She has inspired me as a picture book writer, we’ve bonded over our love ofContinue reading “Welcome Author Carmela LaVigna Coyle – Giveaway Alert!”