Author Archives: Tibby Plants

Why Write for Children?

Because children’s picture books are so short. It can’t be that difficult. A hundred years ago, when I taught fourth grade, I thought that if I had my students write and create little books, they would be better writers and … Continue reading

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‘Tis the Season or Using Better Tags for Your Posts

     Here we are approaching the end of the year. I’m sure we’re all taking stock of our personal selves and our writing. I’m thinking about resolutions for the coming year. How about resolving to try something new?     I … Continue reading

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Symposium Overview

I was lucky enough to attend the “Writing for Publication Symposium” on Saturday, October 26. Besides the weather feeling more like a New England kind of day in our wonderful capital, Columbia was alive with writers hoping to inspire, improve, … Continue reading

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Can’t Wait Till Saturday for Symposium and TPR

The new copies of The Petigru Review 2013 are in boxes awaiting delivery to the Symposium this Saturday and to authors. Again this year, editing and publishing a book has been an exciting process. It was a privilege to read … Continue reading

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