Why Writing Good Books for Children is Important

If you could ask the writers of the greatest children stories in the history of literature, they would tell you that they have never thought of their readers – the children – as any less intelligent than adults. Which is why, if an adult were to pick up any well written children’s book, he or […]

Realism in Art: Children and Mirrors

Some of my recent posts have dealt with feminism and gender issues, which got me thinking whether men and women are born different or are shaped differently by culture and society. Then I ran into the two pictures above, by Norman Rockwell. He is most famous for the real-life cover illustrations he did for Saturday […]