Prairie Dogs

I live in a town with a prairie dog reservation. While I am opposed to reservations, I am grateful that someone thought we might actually…
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Metaphors in Language Learning

While learning Bahasa Malaysia, I have discovered that some birds are metaphors in their language. The children’s dictionary says “owl” in English, for example, but…
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Notes from SCBWI Spring 2019

I received my Bulletin late, since I was not a member earlier this year. I have now read through it and found some interesting points.…
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African Mythical (?) Animals

I went looking for African Mythical animals and I found several. Mostly I wanted to find ones which, like Bernard Most’s creatures, were combinations. However,…
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