Thursday Tip: Max the Writer on ROUGH DRAFTS

Warning: the following post might make you smile.

Hi everyone!

How do you handle rough drafts? Ever got writing advice from a dog? Well. That day has arrived! 😀
Max rose to fame in author Erin Dealey’s Writer Rap Video. After receiving lots of fans’ emails, he decided to step out of his discreet and busy life to barf about entertain us by sharing the secret of his writing process.

I can’t help but ask you: is/are your pet(s) part of your writing process?

Merry Thursday!

Thursday Tip: THE WRITER’S RAP, by Erin Dealey, music by Andrew Heringer

Today’s theme: How Do You Write a Book?

Answer: A humorous yet oh-so-true Rap video, with lyrics by author Erin Dealey, music and video by artist Andrew Heringer. It’s all about the WORD.

Erin Dealey is a writer, a teacher, a performer and a member of the notorious SCBWI, also known as the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators. Erin, already well known in the literary world for humor and rhyming skills, received rave reviews for her books Goldie Locks Has Chicken Pox and Little Bo Peep Can’t Go to Sleep. It’s funny how you think you know people, and then one day they stun you with their hidden rap skills! Yo, Erin. 😀

Andrew Heringer is a singer, songwriter and guitarist who has already performed over two hundred shows with his band. Do you like Dave Matthews Band? ( I so do!) If yes, you are highly susceptible to like Andrew Heringer’s first album, the Paradise Sessions. 🙂

Both Erin and Andrew live in Northern California. Now the video!

For more information on Erin Dealy:
Erin Dealey Website
Erin’s Blog
Follow Erin on Twitter

For more information on Andrew Heringer:
Andrew Heringer Website
Would like to listen to Andrew’s music? Andrew Heringer MySpace
Follow Andrew on Twitter

Wishing you all an inspiring and rapstatic day,