Author Interview, Canadian, middle grade, News, Writing

Four Books Later: A Reflection on Being a Writer

On the eve of my fourth -FOURTH!- book publishing, I have been reflecting on what I've learned about writing professionally. 1. Writing doesn't get easier. It's not like after four books I can sit at the computer and stories just pour out onto the keys. The process of writing- the thinking, experimenting, research, etc- is… Continue reading Four Books Later: A Reflection on Being a Writer

Events, Words That Start With B, Writing

TVO Kids Book Week Appearance

Looking for some creative writing tips? I will be dropping by TVO Kids The Space this afternoon to do three mini segments between 4:20 and 5:30 EST. I will beĀ chatting with the hosts and sharing some writing tips and ideas. If you have a young person in your life who is interested in writing, be… Continue reading TVO Kids Book Week Appearance