Often when I tell people that I’m an artist-in-residence, people reply with “Oh, what’s that?”. Generally, artist residencies are opportunities for artists to escape their regular life, have the time and space to work on a project, and find fresh inspiration. It’s also often an opportunity to connect with fellow creatives. Artist residencies can be … More Life as an Artist-in-Residence in Thailand
Can you imagine what it would be like to read books as part of your job? Ploy is an editor at Nanmeebooks, one of the leading publishing companies in Thailand. She gets to read books everyday, before anyone else has ever read them! However, there is more to being an editor than just reading books. … More Book People: Interview with an Editor
Have you ever wondered what goes on inside a publishing house? This past month I had the opportunity to do an internship as an editor at Nanmeebooks, one of the leading publishers in Thailand. I was given amazing opportunities which were both challenging, and beyond what I could have hoped for. The office is in … More Inside the World of Thai Publishing
Never did I expect when I woke this morning, that by the afternoon I would be on a stage, telling a story about a chicken. Yet that is exactly what happened at The 3rd Asia Oceania Regional IBBY Congress at TK Park in Bangkok. In the morning, I attended a session by IBBY Foundation President, … More Using Storytelling to Engage: Day 3 of The 3rd Asia Oceania Regional IBBY Congress
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Hi, I’m Sara. I’m a writer, illustrator and high school teacher. Join me as I explore the world of children’s books!