Archive for the ‘Children’s Books’ Category

Spring Fling Writing Contest

Posted on April 12th, 2019 by eleanorannpeterson

Kaitlyn Leann Sanchez and Ciara O’Neal are hosting a writing contest this April! Remember the contest runs from April 17th to April 19th. Here’s my entry. Working title: Where Does the Rain Go? https://giphy.com/gifs/water-stream-flowing-wyUehgweohXIQ/links Rain, go away! The rain stopped,  she jumped into a puddle and out came a bubble. Sherry was in trouble. Trapped […]

What to Expect After Signing a Publishing Contract? Part One.

Posted on April 7th, 2019 by eleanorannpeterson

Your publishing quest does not end with the signing of a contract. So, you’ve finally got the call and signed a publishing contract for your children’s book. CONGRATS! Well done. Now what? Ha, ha, ha! You thought, great, now I can finish my other manuscript and relax. NOPE. Don’t get me wrong; do continue working […]

Maryann Coccoa-Leffler: Will Write For Cookies PLUS Giveaway

Posted on April 6th, 2019 by eleanorannpeterson

I had the pleasure of personally meeting Vivian Kirkfield at the Bologna Book Fair. She shared tips and tricks about the publishing business with me. I left the fair inspired and confident, ready to submit my work to agents and publishers.

Family Time Together.

Posted on March 17th, 2019 by eleanorannpeterson

I spent last week cuddling and playing with my grandson in Sardinia. I accompanied my future daughter in law to her home town in  Muros, Sardinia. We spent the week hopping from one restaurant to the other for quotes and menus for the wedding reception. My son has been living with her for five years, […]

#50 Precious Words Story

Posted on March 2nd, 2019 by eleanorannpeterson

  This contest is put on by Vivian Kirkfield. First time for me. Wow! Write a story in 50 words with a beginning, middle and end. Quite the challenge. Here we go. Title: What Goes Up Must Come Down by Eleanor A. Peterson After visiting DaVinci’s flying machines at the museum, Chiara decides to build […]