Tuesday, February 7, 2012

Writing rhyming picture books

Hi All,
I get asked about rhyming picture books all the time. While I don't write them, many people do, so I thought I'd refer you to the very best article I've ever read on writing rhyming picture books. And it so happens that it's written by my dear friend Dori Chaconas.

Her website is :

The article is called "Icing the Cake."

I'll also include the link. Enjoy!

Monday, February 6, 2012

Being a writing mentor

Had a wonderful time answering questions about being a writing mentor. I am currently serving as the Wisconsin chapter of SCBWI picture book mentor. You can see it at http://www.carriepearsonbooks.com/blog.html or Check out the interview, here.