This article by Walter Dean Myers discusses reading and how he became a writer. It talks about the importance of multicultural materials for children as well. It is important for more than just authors to advocate for these materials.
Your writing routine is composed of four ingredients: your when, your where, your how, and your how much. You may already have an idea of how these ingredients are functioning (or not functioning) in your writing life, but we don't want to just pick some
Steve Malk of my favorite agency, Writers House ! (with Lisa Yee' s Peep) Linda Pratt of my second favorite agency, Wernick and Pratt .