When we lack confidence in our role and abilities as a parent, we give away pieces of our life story to others.Read More
As the author of respected and beloved children’s and young adult books such as A Wrinkle in Time, A Wind in the Door, A Swiftly Tilting Planet, and An Acceptable Time, Madeleine L’Engle’s perspective on writing kidlit is invaluable.Read More
Reading is, for the most part, a solitary act. But readers always find ways to create community, and share our reading experiences and our favorite books with others who understand our obsession.Read More
Christians who take their faith seriously try to apply biblical principles to every facet of life. It’s not always easy to maintain a balance, and this inconsistency is the basis for a lot of the criticism—some deserved, some not—that comes our way.
One of the areas that is of interest to me is how we choose literature we believe is appropriate, for ourselves as well as for our children.Read More