Creativity and Productivity

Finding the balance between creativity and productivity is a life long journey. Join me in the search.

Character Rotation

Posted by on Nov 19, 2013 in Creativity and Productivity, Illustration Project | Comments Off

Character rotation of a character from my upcoming book “Chewed”

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Fitzroy the Bear

Posted by on Nov 17, 2013 in Creativity and Productivity, Illustration Project | Comments Off

meet Fitzroy! a character from the book I’m working on “Al of the Piney Woods”

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Bill Watterson Rocks!

Posted by on Aug 24, 2013 in Creativity and Productivity | Comments Off

I wonder what type of pen Watterson used… anyone else?

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Seussism For Thought

Posted by on Aug 24, 2013 in Creativity and Productivity | Comments Off

I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living.” ― Dr. Seuss

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Read E.B. White’s Letter

Posted by on Aug 9, 2013 in Creativity and Productivity | Comments Off

Read E.B. White’s Letter to His Editor on Why He Wrote Charlotte’s Web The first line of Charlotte Find Inspiration for E.B. White’s letter to his editor!

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Market your children’s book the FREE way

Posted by on May 15, 2013 in Author Success Stories, Creativity and Productivity, Marketing Your Book | Comments Off

Market your children’s book the FREE way

Recently President of BookBaby.com Brian Felsen gave MurphyToons a shout out via Twitter. You’ve got to check out BookBaby.com if you haven’t already!    Firstly, Mr. Felsen was exceedingly generous to give this shout out, and secondly, you should look for similar ways to promote your book. Is there a reviewer or blogger out there that you’d love to ‘Tweet’ your book out to the world? Here’s a screen capture of the tweet: You never know if you don’t ask, but remember that you should bring something to the table too. Can you offer a free book as a...

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