Down at the Depot with Children's Author
Karen Kulinski

Fun History (Coming Soon)

Books, Agents and the Ups and Downs of Blog Writing

November 21, 2015

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In the beginning of 2014, I decided to write a monthly blog on The Year of IVY, since I was sure my book RESCUING IVY would be coming out sometime during 2015. I would tell the story of the book from idea to printed page.

I made a great start, writing about how I got the (more…)

THE YEAR OF IVY -- YEAR TWO

March 4, 2015

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A year ago, I set out to write about my middle grade novel, RESCUING IVY, having been led to believe by my editor that the book would be published in late 2014, early 2015. My goal was to blog about the novel in the year prior to publication, from getting the original idea to actually holding (more…)

Welcome Back, Grandma Poinsettia

December 9, 2013

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Grandma came to our house for Thanksgiving again this year, as she has for the 37 years Ive been married her son. For the past 20 years, however, shes not come in person, but in the form of a white Poinsettia.

You see, we (more…)