Saturday, November 21, 2015

“To Pay Attention, this is Our Endless and Proper Work.” 

~Mary Oliver

Friday, October 9, 2015


"The blank page begs me to tell a story. Dares me to."

-MK Asante

Saturday, July 11, 2015

Books Make A Difference...

“I want to represent books that make a difference in a kid’s life or even changes a life, because all of us in the business believe that books can change people’s lives,... It’s an overwhelming, pretty amazing feeling.”

~Steven Malk, Agent Writers House

Sunday, May 31, 2015

"...hope is a revolutionary patience; let me add that so is being a writer. Hope begins in the dark, the stubborn hope that if you just show up and try to do the right thing, the dawn will come. You wait and watch and work: you don't give up." 

~Anne Lamott, Bird by Bird

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Book of the day...

Love this gem! 
Not to mention all of the beautiful work by this magical duo

Saturday, March 14, 2015

"The pursuit of truth and beauty is a sphere of activity in which we are permitted to remain children all our lives."

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

"Never mind the talent, do you have the tenacity?"


Monday, March 2, 2015


Great conference up in Bellingham this past weekend with the incredible Matt de la Peña and Kate DiCamillo

Just picked up for our trip to Colombia this April...

Tuesday, January 6, 2015

Check out this beautiful, moving nonfiction picture book by Laurie Ann Thompson (fellow EMLA repped author)!
One inspiring story...

Friday, January 2, 2015