Archive for April 1st, 2011

In Comes April

April 1, 2011 @ 6:12 am | Filed under:

We are heading up to San Francisco this morning. I’ll be tweeting from Wondercon: @bonnyglen if you’re interested.

A few links before I hit the road:

{national poetry month, HUZZAH!} » [fiction, instead of lies]

Tanita gives us a lovely roundup of National Poetry Month doings around the kidlitosphere—and a really lovely poem to boot.

“How To Steal Like An Artist (And 9 Other Things Nobody Told Me)” by Austin Kleon

Hula Hoop Rug | Easy Crafts for Kids — Quick Arts and Craft Ideas — Kids’ Crafts | FamilyFun

And there have been some truly moving tributes to the great Diana Wynne Jones this week. Dogsbody is my favorite of her books—please don’t miss the essay on that gorgeous novel in Noel Perrin’s A Child’s Delight. (More importantly, please don’t miss the book itself.)

The Antick Musings of G.B.H. Hornswoggler, Gent.: Diana Wynne Jones, 1934-2011

GeekMom » Blog Archive » Diana Wynne Jones: The Very Best

Neil Gaiman’s Journal: Being Alive. Mostly about Diana.

Diana Wynne Jones: An Appreciation « educating alice

Oz and Ends: Remembering the Stories of Diana Wynne Jones