My classes on

Picture Book IntensiveMy Picture Book Intensive is an 8-week class on writing picture books! Join me! We’ll read lots of picture books and look at what makes them magic. And you’ll get to share your own work for critique.  Check here to find out more and to register. Next class begins May 9!


Creative Nonfiction for Children and Young AdultsMy new class on writing Creative Nonfiction for kids will be starting up  March 15. We’ll be looking at nonfiction for all ages, from history to biography to science. And you’ll share your own nonfiction projects for critique. Click here for more info and to register!

Keep your eye on this space for details on upcoming classes, including an advanced picture book class and a summer class for you teachers who don’t have time during the school year!


I am available for personalized critiques. Cost depends on the size of the manuscript and the depth of critique you need. Let’s talk!

Library Programs

Are your adult library patrons clamoring for writing opportunities? I can do one-time workshops on writing for children, or ongoing programs that run for up to eight weeks. Let me know what you’re looking for!