What Was on My . . .
The Importance of Story / The Monthly

What Was on My . . .

  July marked the anniversary of What Was on . . . And what a year it has been! Contemplating and reveling in the creative life. Peaking into the worlds of some of Young Adult and Children’s Literature’s best and brightest. Connecting writers, illustrators, and readers from nearly 70 countries. Everywhere from Peru to Russia … Continue reading

What Was on My . . .
Literary Curiosities / The Monthly

What Was on My . . .

Since it’s officially summer and a friend from South Africa has been visiting, I’ve dragged myself out of the writing cave—and been bombarded with serendipity. A trip up the mountain, a mistyped internet search, an article found on the bottom of my to-read pile, all brought me a piece of literary esoterica. Or more precisely, … Continue reading

What Was on My . . .
The Monthly / The Voracious Child Readers of Russia.

What Was on My . . .

    Hi and welcome back! If you’ve been waiting all month, desperate to know where I’ve been, what I’ve been reading, and the torture I’ve suffered, you’re in luck. All you have to do is keep reading and you’ll find out What Was on My . . . Coffee Table: A stack of the 15 best … Continue reading