Tuesday, March 16, 2010

On the Menu this Spring: Fables!

Please check out the March 2010 issue of Spider magazine, which includes publication of my fable, "No Ducks for Dinner." This is a feeding-the-ducks tale told from the duck's perspective. In his hunger for the finer things in life, Orville Duck lands himself on the menu! Will there be duck for dinner after all?

I'm looking forward to taking this story along for author visits this March and April to 1st and 3rd graders at The Oaks Academy in Indianapolis. It's been satisfying to see this story in print, as it was the very first piece I ever sold (in January of 2007!). And just in time for a stroll down to the canal with my 4-year-old, bread bag in hand...