Be Creative

When you’re bogged down, it’s hard to switch gears and think more creatively, to get in the right headspace. Discover creative exercises, inspiring interviews and excellent reads. Get what you need to be creative again.



Create Something Amazing

Get motivated to pour your creativity into what matters to you. This is about letting yourself create something amazing. It isn’t about your boss, or your grumpy cat – it’s about what you want.


WTHeck is a Familiar Sequence Book?

This entry is part 6 of 7 in the series Story Types

What exactly is a Familiar Sequence Book and why would you want to write one? Here’s the scoop on what this story form is, what it isn’t, and why they’re loved by kids and teachers alike.

The Stonecutter

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Great Old Stories

The Stonecutter is an old folktale you might update, adapt and illustrate. This is a Chain Story, a.k.a. Circular Story, with a powerful message. It’s one of my favorites, but seriously needs an update.

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Every week I will send you writing advice, tips and in-depth tutorials.