Spring 2017 in Pictures

Posted by Katie L. Carroll on May 22, 2017 in Anecdote, Art, Cover Reveal, Family, Middle Grade, Nature, Parenting, Pictures, Pirate Island |

A quick bookish note first. Today I’m guest posting on the Middle Grade Minded blog about the cover for PIRATE ISLAND. It’s a fun inside look at the process that went into creating it. Okay, now for the spring part. I’m inclined to say it’s been a weird spring, given that we had snow early on […]

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Fall 2016 in Pictures

Posted by Katie L. Carroll on November 14, 2016 in Family, NaNoWriMo, Nature, Pictures |

Fall started out very warm this year, really it felt like an extension of summer. One week we were playing at the beach in shorts and t-shirts, the next we were hiking with our jackets and winter hats on in the nearly barren woods on a blustery day. While I’m deep in NaNoWriMo mode, here […]

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Feast for the Senses at WaterFire Providence

Posted by Katie L. Carroll on October 12, 2016 in Anecdote, Art, Creativity, Food, Nature, Travel |

A few weekends ago, the hubby and I snuck off for a night away from the kiddos! We headed to WaterFire Providence. Basically WaterFire is a cultural event centered around specially made fire braziers (created by artist Barnaby Evans) that float in the water. They are placed all along three rivers in downtown Providence and accompanied […]

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Little Changes in Little Spaces

Posted by Katie L. Carroll on September 14, 2016 in Creativity, Nature, Pictures |

I don’t particularly love my house or my yard. They’re not terrible, but there are a lto of big things I would change if I had the means (or perhaps I would move!). So I’m always trying to create spaces that inspire me give me a sense of peace. As a writer and a parent, […]

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Author Event Announcement and Spring 2016 in Pictures (Because I’m Busy!)

Posted by Katie L. Carroll on May 17, 2016 in Events, Family, Pictures |

First order of business is I have a new event to announce. Barnes & Noble is hosting a nationwide Teen Book Festival the weekend of June 10-12, and I’ll be participating at the B&N in North Haven, CT on Sunday, June 12. Once I have all the details, I’ll post them here on the blog […]

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