Sunday, May 03, 2009
Day Three of NaPiBoWriWee
One surefire way to come up with a new picture book idea is to go to a bookstore (preferably an indie!) and read the newest picture books. We swear this isn’t cheating and we guarantee it works! We have no idea why, but think that perhaps it has to do with feeding our heads with fun images and words.
Speaking of fun images and words, try working with today’s picture. Or use this phrase somewhere in your story:
“She spoke to warthogs all the time, but had never met a warthog quite like this one.”