The Stonecutter

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.

Women’s Day Inspiration

Women’s Day Inspiration

This entry is part 15 of 15 in the series Creative Exercises

It’s important to pay attention and get inspiration from what’s happening around us. Observation and perception is what makes us writers. Here’s a creative writing exercise that honors International Women’s Day.

My List of Top Storybooks 2017

My List of Top Storybooks 2017

This entry is part 10 of 14 in the series Community

Every February, I make a list of the top storybooks for that year. My local library orders these books for the children’s department. Here’s the 2017 list.