Archives for October 2013

Teaching Writing to Kids — and Making it Fun

Recently, a teacher friend of mine asked me to write a blog post on the topic of “What Writers Wish Teachers Knew About Writing”. I thought a lot about it and found it rather challenging: After all, there are so many approaches to teaching writing and so many different learning styles among students—and most teachers […]

Foot Book Covers

So I was updating my website today and I just noticed something funny… I had two novels published this year, and they both have images of feet on their front covers. Yup, feet. They’re very different from each other, of course: The cover of Record Breaker shows twelve year old Jack’s slightly scruffy Converse running shoes while Attitude’s […]