On attending the launch of the anthology We Rise, We Resist, We Raise Our Voices, an essential book for our time.
It’s back-to-school week here in New York, and my daughter is preparing for her first class of fifth graders who will arrive tomorrow. And I’m scheduling my... Read More
How I encouraged middle school writers in a workshop to share their writing and engage with each other’s work in a positive way.
Why publishers should look for translators with experience in studying and writing children’s and YA literature.
Earlier this week I attended PEN America’s 2018 Literary Awards Gala, invited because I served as a judge for the PEN/Phyllis Naylor Working Writer Fellowship... Read More