Three French Hens

December 3rd, 2014

Well, not hens so much as ravens. Sort of. In Ellen Booraem’s Texting the Underworld, they’re just called The Birds: There they were, the three Birds perched on a roost thirty feet away. They were huge, almost as tall as Conor, plump and glossy, with cruelly curved bills. The bird on the left had a […]

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KT Literary Retreat, Take Three!

November 12th, 2014
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Last weekend, Renee and I took off to the mountains with two of our clients to celebrate the third official KT Literary retreat. And a good time was had by all! There was food and drinks, hot tubs and stargazing, reading and writing, plotting and critiquing. Though it was a smaller group than in previous […]

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It’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s a . . . CONTEST!

October 31st, 2014
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Got a superhero in your life? Then maybe you should enter this awesome contest hosted by Matthew Cody and Knopf Books for Young Readers. Details below: Who would you like to see flying through the sky to save the day? In ways big and small we all have someone in our life that is a […]

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I’m off to NYC and Bologna!

March 20th, 2013

I hope to tweet and tumblr a bit while I’m gone, and while this blog may lie a bit dormant, I hope you’ll follow me @DaphneUn or on the ktlit Tumblr. See you in April!

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November 19th, 2012
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If you follow Lili Wilkinson, you may have already seen this, but I’m excited to share it as well. Abracadabra, The Zigzag Effect: More details coming soon, though I will share Lili’s comments: It’s about Sage Kealley, who gets a job working for a stage magician. Naturally, not everything is as it seems… I LOVE […]

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