Meeting Maurice Sendak

Meeting Maurice Sendak

It must have been around 1980, because I held a new copy of The White Hart, my first published fantasy novel, as I waited in a line that snaked clear out of the art center door and left me shivering in the cold. I also carried an old copy of Where the Wild Things Are,...
Invasion of the Index Cards

Invasion of the Index Cards

By Nina Sadowsky The index cards start in a tidy pile on my desk. As a writing project progresses, the pile of old-school, variously colored cards grows, forming the arc of the story. I assign each chapter a card, using a color-coded system to differentiate character...