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Posts made in August, 2013

A Labyrinthine Journey: The Making of a Straightforward Bedtime Book

A Labyrinthine Journey: The Making of a Straightforward Bedtime Book

NIGHTY NIGHTY, JAMA JAMA!  A bedtime book for busy minds. A sweet mother-daughter project. Available NOW – Click HERE Just like that. Right. The Starting Line My first choice in Illustrators is always my daughter, Savannah, although she is not always available. Our first project together was NIGHTY NIGHTY JAMA JAMA!, when she was eight years old. The story was inspired by these...

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Exit, pursued by a bear

Exit, pursued by a bear

Don’t you marvel at the social media dance floors? The swirling lights, the beat so loud you have to shout, the smoke, the mirrors, the stag line, the bouncers, the mean girls, those dancing in the front row and being pulled on the stage? Rave on Tumblr, dance your days away on Facebook, join a flash mob on Twitter. Become an actor on the stage called The Blogosphere. I find it fascinating...

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