Hen&inkblots: A Literary Blog

Open Coop Day is Coming…

January 27, 2019 by Erzsi Deak

But first a story. Carmen Oliver and I met at the SCBWI Summer Conference in Los Angeles some eight years … Continue reading Open Coop Day is Coming…

Losing My Magic Wand by Laura Gehl

October 31, 2018 by Erzsi Deak

I love writing fiction. When I write a fiction picture book, I can control everything (insert maniacal cackle here). If … Continue reading Losing My Magic Wand by Laura Gehl

A whole lot of clucking go on! And the winner is…

August 5, 2018 by Erzsi Deak

FRESH-PICKED POETRY: A DAY AT THE FARMER’S MARKET TAKES THE 2018 GROWING GOOD KIDS PRIZE FROM THE AMERICAN HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY! … Continue reading A whole lot of clucking go on! And the winner is…

1, 2, 3…sheered sheep. A new Chick Hen cartoon by Doug Cushman!

May 31, 2018 by Erzsi Deak

Who’s Counting? Check out the lastest Chick-toon here!  

DELIVERY BEAR SING-A-LONG!

May 16, 2018 by Erzsi Deak

DELIVERY BEAR at your service! Zogby, the Delivery Bear in Laura Gehl’s new picture book aptly titled, DELIVERY BEAR (Albert … Continue reading DELIVERY BEAR SING-A-LONG!

Climbing for Europe: Bridget Marzo and Drawing (for) Europe

by Erzsi Deak

Unity in the Face of Dis-unity: Drawing (for) Europe at the French Institute

What’s SoFAB? WHITNEY STEWART Is!

by Erzsi Deak

Tasty Bites: A Foodie World Tour with the Coop’s Whitney Stewart this Saturday in New Orleans!