Middle Grade Adventure PIRATE ISLAND Is Going To Be A Book!

Posted by Katie L. Carroll on March 1, 2017 in Art, Books, Great CT Caper, Middle Grade, Pirate Island, Self-Publishing, WIP, Writing |

Last week brought you my big baby news, and as promised, this week I’m bringing you book news. I’ve decided to jump into self-publishing, starting with my middle grade adventure PIRATE ISLAND in the fall. So this year I’ll be bringing a human baby and a book baby into the world! This is a move […]

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School Visits, a Book Launch, and Dr. Seuss’s Birthday!

Posted by Katie L. Carroll on March 2, 2016 in Anecdote, Books, Creativity, Events, Great CT Caper, School visits |

What better day than Dr. Seuss’s birthday than to celebrate how I’ve been living a creative life? And though I haven’t been writing in the drafting-a-new-book sense (my favorite kind of writing), I’ve been immersing myself in the creative life in other ways. The reign of school visits ended last week. In less than three […]

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Busy Times and The Great CT Caper Book Launch

Posted by Katie L. Carroll on February 22, 2016 in Books, Events, Family, Great CT Caper, Middle Grade, School visits |

The school visits have all been wonderful so far! (I’ll have some really fun stuff to share from them soon when I get a chance to breathe.) Two more single workshops this week and then I’m done for awhile. Also, I’ll be attending THE GREAT CT CAPER book launch (registration required, but the event is free) on Monday, […]

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What’s in a Year of Blogging?

Posted by Katie L. Carroll on January 1, 2016 in Anecdote, Attic office, Great CT Caper, Guest, Holidays, Ink Ripples, S.J. Pajonas, Travel, Writing |

Happy New Year! One of my favorite things about a new year on the blog is taking a look back at the old year. There are all kinds of analytics available with stats at the ready, which makes this post really easy to compose. So here are some of my favorite tidbits about the Observation […]

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The Great Connecticut Caper Wrap-Up at Gillette Castle

Posted by Katie L. Carroll on June 15, 2015 in Books, Events, Great CT Caper, Middle Grade, Travel, Writing |

The final chapter of THE GREAT CONNECTICUT CAPER, a serialized MG mystery, went live last week! Have you all been reading along? I read it aloud at the breakfast table as soon as I saw it was posted, and I thought it did a perfect job of pulling all the clues together and wrapping up the […]

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