Each week, a CWILL BC member offers a tip about writing or illustrating, the creative process, or getting published.
Tap into your Ew!, Phew!, and Cool! – Think like a kid. Lead with the gross, icky, unusual, weird, hilarious, or very cool aspects of your topic. Sure, a giraffe has a long tongue, but tell kids it’s long enough for the giraffe to clean its ears with it (Ew, gross!), and you’ve hooked them into reading more.