Category Archives: The Beastie Book

My forthcoming children’s illustrated alphabestiary of totally imaginary creatures.

Two Haibun, an Essay, and an Interview Published in “Notes from the Gean”

This week,  two of my haibun, the reprint of an essay about haibun published in Wingbeats: Exercises and Practice in Poetry  (Dos Gatos Press, 2011), and an interview including a number of poems from several of my books–including one from … Continue reading

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“The Beastie Book” featured on amazon.com

I just checked amazon.com to see how The Beastie Book was doing, and found to my delight that it now has a  “look inside the book” invitation, with sample poems and illustrations. You can check it out here–and be sure … Continue reading

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Another Review of “The Beastie Book”

It pays to search on one’s name now and then. While checking for something else, I came across a good review of The Beastie Book that I hadn’t known existed. I just found it, so am posting it immediately. Then, … Continue reading

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The Beastie Book Readings & Workshops

It’s been such a busy time that I’m way behind on posting news. So I’ll start with last week: A week ago today I drove up to Summit in North Jersey, and first met for lunch with four teachers in … Continue reading

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The Beastie Book reviewed on Macaroni Kids

I’m happy to announce that The Beastie Book, has just been reviewed on Hillsborough/Branchburg/Somerville: Macaroni Kid website: http://www.hillsborough.macaronikid.com/ It was posted there last Saturday and will be up throughout the week, during which time it will also be posted nationally … Continue reading

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Travel and Beasties

It’s been a while since I last posted a blog, and much has been happening. Christmas and New Year’s came and went, and suddenly I am full-tilt into a January that’s almost gone already. I spent the week of January … Continue reading

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My First Copy of “The Beastie Book” arrives–and is now available

The Beastie Book, my hardcover alphabestiary of rhyming poems for totally imaginary creatures, illustrated by Alexandra Miller, has just been published by Shenanigan Books. I’m so excited! http://www.shenaniganbooks.com/beastiebook.html Last August in an earlier post, I announced that the book had … Continue reading

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“The Beastie Book” goes to print

For all of you who have been wondering when The Beastie Book will be available–and I know some of you are eagerly anticipating it–I have great news: It has gone to the printer. And please do visit the Shenanigan Books … Continue reading

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Hello world!

Welcome to my new blog for my forthcoming children’s illustrated alphabestiary, The Beastie Book, and other of my writing related news.  I’m settling into my new condo, adjusting to life without Bill, and launching into the 21st century with the … Continue reading

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