Monthly Archives: March 2011

Diana Wynne Jones don’t owe me nothing

News this morning that Diana Wynne Jones has died. I came to her works late in life, as an adult, working at Changing Hands Bookstore in Tempe. I think the first one I read was The Ogre Downstairs, or possibly … Continue reading

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32nd Children’s Literature Conference

I’m going to be speaking at the 32nd annual Children’s Literature Conference at Northern Illinois University next year, along with Nic Bishop, Floyd Cooper, and Sneed Collard III. Mark your calendars. In advance. Like, really, really far in advance. This … Continue reading

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Dog, Writing, Appearing, Milkshaking

Dog Today we had Dozer’s second of four obedience training sessions. He was much less barky at the other dogs, and he’s really good at responding to his name and coming when called. So impressed were we with his progress … Continue reading

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