The boy who caught a star

“Once there was a boy and the boy loved stars very much. Every night the boy watched the stars from his window and wished he had one of his very own.” Thus begins, How to Catch a Star, by Oliver Jeffers, an early picture book. We’ve had this book for a few years, yet my […]

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The Dreaded Query

After deciding that I had procrastinated enough, and that I had re-written my query letter about twenty too many times, I sent it out to four agents via e-mail. I regretted it each and every time I pressed the send button on my e-mail. The amazing part of this story is that within twenty-four hours […]

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