Category Archives: writing

Cover design process for Heartwood: a personal woodcarver’s reference

Heartwood: a personal woodcarver’s reference  is the first book in the Homeostasis Press catalog which was solely my responsibility. Our Dad, Ted Merrill, as patriarchal publisher, had a say in all the other books, even Lessons from Pond Scum, published … Continue reading

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It’s a Cover Reveal! The latest from Homeostasis Press

My father’s last book is finally making its way into the world. This work had its start in the 1970s when our family moved to Vermont and Ted Merrill had access to an abundant supply of local hardwoods for the … Continue reading

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Grateful: Finding my Zone

This week’s gratefulness is all about finding my place. The last two years have been a bunch about physical recovery. Though I’ve done well, it is hard to find where you fit in the world when it seems your life … Continue reading

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The Jaguar Stones: An Interview on the Last List Blog Hop!

I’m honored to have visitors Jon and Pamela Voelkel on the blog today, as part of the Last List Bog Hop, hosted by The Cuddlebuggery Book Blog. Cuddlebuggery organized this hop to help promote the work of 8 Middle Grade … Continue reading

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World Read Aloud Day Blogging Challenge 2015: Week One

Yay! World Read Aloud Day is coming, and I get to share my love of literacy with you, and a bunch of other people, too. When I first participated a few years ago, I was blown away by how powerful it felt … Continue reading

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