"The eye and the ear are different listeners."
- Jane Yolen
Jane Yolen is a legend, the author of over 300 books for children and teens, a member of SCBWI's Board of Advisors, and a brilliant teacher!
Julie Hedlund attended a recent Picture Book Boot Camp Jane offered, and shared on her own blog this great post with some of her take-aways and Jane's advice, including:
If you believe your good reviews, you will have to believe your bad reviews, too. Better to believe in the piece that you are writing.The post also included this fascinating and very useful video glimpse of the workshop:
Thanks to Jane for the insights and to Julie for sharing!
Illustrate and Write On,