Scott Rheuben: Ten Things About Poetry and Me

Originally posted on Ripple Poetry :
? 1.What is your earliest memory of poetry? I didn’t particularly like poetry when I was younger, but I clearly remember studying ‘The Road not Taken’ by Robert Frost during High School and perhaps this was my first spark to ignite my imagination in trying poetic verse. 2.When and why…

Guest at Children’s Book Academy Blog

Originally posted on Magic Fish Dreaming:
Presenting at Sandcliffe Writers Festival photo courtesy of Jo Hoffman “One of the best parts of running the Children’s Book Academy is seeing the beautiful books that our students make. This one is from June Perkins who took our Self-Publishing with Crowdfunding course, co-taught by Jed Alexander and myself.…

Dimity Powell – How to Launch a Children’s Book About Loss

Today’s special guest is Dimity Powell who will share her journey to create the picture book The Fix-it-Man.   I first met Dimity through an online writing group, where all the participants wrote every Monday morning, and we left messages in a facebook space on our writing progress and challenges.  I then interviewed her byContinue reading “Dimity Powell – How to Launch a Children’s Book About Loss”

Hairy Harold & his extraordinary trip to NY, Children’s book

I just couldn’t wait till next week to blog this!  So for this week two blogs. I’ve been doing this incredible course with Mira Riseberg and Jed Alexander about so many things to do with the self publishing. To find out more see Children’s Book Academy.   During homework this week we were researching inspiringContinue reading “Hairy Harold & his extraordinary trip to NY, Children’s book”