A bit of advice from someone who doesn't usually dole it out....Apply Now, if you're planning to.
Here's the list of ALA youth media award winners announced today-
with a special congratulations to my "neighbor" Melissa Sweet for Balloons Over Broadway! I say neighbor in a broad sense because Melissa lives in my 20 mile circle to 'town'. Congratulations Melissa!!!
Life stuff last week...it snowed the other day, I shoveled. Too dry for snowpeople. Went to town with friends, an amazing school band concert, subbed a story and lesson of how it changed to one of my crit groups, wrote on the mid grade, cooked soups and breadsticks for girlfriends...life is good in my 'ville.
Here's just one visitor that came to call-
Listen, learn and don't forget to dance.
(and don't forget to get that NESCBWI conference application in!)
PS...One more thing. Here's a chance to win Emma Walton Hamilton's , Raising Bookworms-good stuff to be had, all over the place!!!