Halloweensie: Candy, Candy, Candy

It’s been a while since I’ve blogged. I’m posting on deadline — my life story. The Halloweensie Contest is the brain child of Author Susanna Leonard Hill. Thanks Jilanne for encouraging me to participate.   Candy, Candy, Candy By Stacy S. Jensen Candy wore the same thing every day. White. Orange. Yellow. Another Candy also […]

Halloweensie Contest 2016

Halloween Tracks

Happy Halloweensie! It’s that time of year again when children’s writers gather ’round the cauldron to craft a story in 100 words or less. Author Susanna Hill is the gracious founder of the contest. She and her assistants deserve tons of treats for reading all the contest entries. This year, each 100-word or less entry […]

Halloweensie: Gilda’s Zombie Fix

It’s the most spooktacular time of year! The Halloweensie Contest! Author extraordinaire Susanna Leonard Hill runs this contest and it’s a ton of fun. The rules follow my entry: Gilda’s Zombie Fix By Stacy S. Jensen On Halloween, Gilda always wore a white costume. She always ate dark chocolate. And, she always visited an old haunt. […]

Discovery: Stretching for a contest

So, Susanna Leonard Hill is hosting the 2nd Annual Pretty Much World Famous Illustration Contest for Children’s Illustrators This week. The rules are here. The contest is to Draw/Paint/Create a children’s picture book illustration (no text required-art only) the topic for which shall be DISCOVERY. Not sure why this poked at me. As you know, […]

PPBF: A Mom for Umande Giveaway

I’m multi-tasking today, I’m participating in an event for the picture book A Mom for Umande. So, I’m repeating my previous Perfect Picture Book Friday post about the book.  The original PPBF includes the interview with Author Maria Faulconer. A Mom for Umande Written by Maria Faulconer Illustrated by Susan Kathleen Hartung Dial Books for Young Readers, April 2, 2014 Non-fiction Suitable for: Ages 4-8 […]