We say a quiet prayer for the soul of James Foley and his family.
This one is dedicated to an old friend and the best man at my wedding. He lives in Iowa where they hope the corn will be, “knee high by July”.
I refer a lot of people to SCBWI when I get asked questions about publishing, because here you will find all the information you require. It is an amazing organization for those that want to join the ranks of Writers & Illustrators of the children’s world. This year was my fourth time attending the summer conference held in LA, and it never ceases to amaze me how much knowledge is shared at this event. The keynote speeches from respected and immensely successful authors & illustrators is worth the price of admission, but you also get great exposure to editors, agents …
Happy Father’s Day to all the great dad’s out there, especially my own. You are a tremendous gift to your children, so be certain to savor all the moments you can.
I’m always thankful for the bravery and sacrifice of the soldiers who gave so much. It is with deep respect that I draw such images. Godspeed to all our military.