Tag: children’s books

Ideas Ensnared, Beware

Forgive me if I’m buggin’ and I do a little pluggin’ But I’ve got a bit of news I’d like to share You see, the inspiration Came from grandkids fine donation Of ideas of which they planted I ensnared I made a little book,… Continue Reading “Ideas Ensnared, Beware”

Do You Like Children?

Not everyone does, you know. Some adults think that those little human “beans” should sprout somewhere else, anywhere but in their close proximity. Yes, children are loud and can irritate and inflame every nerve to the point where anti-inflamatories don’t work. Children are curious… Continue Reading “Do You Like Children?”

When Numbers Play Hopscotch

Although my body has never been flexible (can’t blame age for that one) I like to think I’m flexible in my thinking. But not always. My opinions on important matters have remained constant – my position on gun safety, on child advocacy, on human… Continue Reading “When Numbers Play Hopscotch”

Inclusiveness Doesn’t Need a Permit

WE CAN ALL GET ALONG   Come in the house, little mouse I have a muffin just for you it’s made with chocolate drops and lollipops quite yummy once you chew   Come in the house little cat and be nice to little mouse… Continue Reading “Inclusiveness Doesn’t Need a Permit”

What Grandma Says

(I left out some pictures to tickle your imagination) Grandma says she visits Mollybird land. But Grandma is silly. She plays in the sand. She hops in a chair, I see her eyes glisten She tells me to sit down and carefully listen. “There’s… Continue Reading “What Grandma Says”

As always, dear writers, the ones with the blocks, think further and deeper outside that damn box!

I haven’t worked with photoshop in a long time. Starting over was NOT like riding a bicycle. But I did it, albeit in a slow, Carolyn fashion.  As most of you know, I am currently writing my fourth novel set in 1963. As my… Continue Reading “As always, dear writers, the ones with the blocks, think further and deeper outside that damn box!”

Yes, You Can!

I received the printed children’s book I wrote from Mixbook and I’m so happy with it. Mixbook.com does a great job with the printing and they make it easy to create. And, I have a blast finding the art work. Best thing? My granddaughter loves it!… Continue Reading “Yes, You Can!”

I’m excited because…

I just finished a children’s book. I haven’t written one in a while but when you watch your 14 month old granddaughter for a weekend, you get inspired (AND TIRED!) Here are a couple of pages: Now, to spoil the ending. 🙂 Oh, and… Continue Reading “I’m excited because…”