Finding your Funny Bone

Ten types of humour PB writers need to know about About a year ago, I started writing funny picture book stories. I’m not sure where this sudden burst of subversive humour came from but one idea soon followed another. After I finished Storystorm 2018 (write down a PB idea a day for January) I had… Read More Finding your Funny Bone

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Idea generation. Picture book writers need to have a lot of story ideas to be published.

Every year I take part in Storystorm, a challenge to generate 31 ideas in the month of January. At least one a day, or more! Some ideas are no more than a catchy title, some are emotions, and some are common childhood scenarios I’ve never seen in a picture book. Others are a whole paragraph… Read More Idea generation. Picture book writers need to have a lot of story ideas to be published.