Lisa Bullard writing road trip

Short Pieces

Author Interviews

I’m honored to have the chance to interview some of today’s most groundbreaking children’s book creators for Mackin Community. The list of compelling voices continues to grow every month, so be sure to check them all out!

Dawud Anyabwile
(with Tommie Smith and Derrick Barnes)

Nov 2022

Derrick Barnes
(with Dawud Anyabwile and Tommie Smith)

Nov 2022

May 2022

Jan 2022

Feb 2024

Dec 2021

Oct 2023

Apr 2021

Sep 2022

Nov 2023

Sep 2023

Jan 2023

Apr 2022

Nov 2020

Aug 2021

Oct 2021

Nov 2020

Dec 2022

Deborah Marcero (with Isabelle Marinov)

Oct 2022

Isabelle Marinov (with Deborah Marcero)

Oct 2022

Mar 2022

Jun 2022

Jan 2021

Jul 2022

May 2021

Dec 2023

July 2023

Sep 2020

Aug 2023

Apr 2021

May 2020

Mar 2023

Jun 2021

Tommie Smith
(with Dawud Anyabwile and Derrick Barnes)

Nov 2022

Jan 2024

Mar 2024

Aug 2020

Mar 2021

Jul 2022


Writing Road Trip

My Writing Road Trip blog features over 100 short articles providing classroom-tested tips and tricks for educators and parents who are working to help kids become better writers. Although I’ve wrapped up the blog, the posts have been archived by the amazing folks at Bookology magazine, and you can read them here.