Why we Must Embrace Silly We must embrace silly because it is the major component of laughter. It’s the active ingredient if you like. Without silliness we don’t laugh. We might chuckle, nod and smile. But laughter, deep belly laughter, comes from a part of our being … [Read more...] about Why we must embrace silly
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Why kids put books down - Ken Williams As writers of books for kids, we must understand why kids pick books up and why kids put books down. And as parents, we need to understand the enormous benefits books hold for our kids. Problem is, there are so many distractions for kids … [Read more...] about Why kids put books down
Coming Soon! First we need your questions. Ask and you shall receive! Every question you ever wanted to ask about writing, illustrating and publishing, answered! We have a cast of publishers, editors and experienced, professional writers and illustrators in various … [Read more...] about Kidlit Q&A Extravaganza!
How to get your writing rejected by Ken Williams For everyone who’s had their writing rejected, and anyone who is about to, this post is for you. How to get your writing rejected is an absolute must read for all aspiring writers. Hey fellow writers (you poor gluttons for … [Read more...] about How to get your writing rejected
Does Toilet Humour Have a Place in kid's Books? Does toilet humour have a place in kid's books? In my opinion, yes! It does, as long as we’re able to show ours kids the difference between rude behaviour and everyday language. And, that they don’t get carried away. From a … [Read more...] about Does toilet humour have a place in kid’s books?