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Hen&ink is a literary studio that aims to work in the traditional publishing arena, but also to encourage and develop work across cultural borders, genres, and media.

Hen&ink founder, Erzsi Deàk, brings her nearly 30 years of experience on the international stage, connecting individuals and companies with those around the globe who can make things happen – no matter where you find yourself.

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Double Woot! Triple Clucks! And beaucoup de horn-tooting! An anticipated bestseller by any other name…

October 5, 2017

So we can live with CBC’s description of the Hot-off-the-Press books for October! 🙂 AN ANTICIPATED BESTSELLER. Let’s make it … Continue reading Double Woot! Triple Clucks! And beaucoup de horn-tooting! An anticipated bestseller by any other name…

Whitney Stewart’s Mindful Kids — 50 mindfulness activities even big people can do!

October 2, 2017

Check out this month’s Stressed Teens Mindful Spotlight featuring Whitney Stewart and the Mindful Kids Activity Card Deck! http://conta.cc/2yQnePV

Steal this book.

September 12, 2017

When I was 6 years-old, my crowd of Los Feliz Elementary School first-graders convinced shy (very shy!) me to go … Continue reading Steal this book.

MINDFUL ME, MINDFUL YOU, MINDFUL KIDS!

August 17, 2017

So pleased to share Whitney Stewart’s MINDFUL KIDS — 50 cards of mindful activities for kindness, focus, and calm — … Continue reading MINDFUL ME, MINDFUL YOU, MINDFUL KIDS!

Hen&inkblots: A Literary Blog

Whitney Stewart’s Mindful Kids — 50 mindfulness activities even big people can do!

October 2, 2017 | by Erzsi Deak

Check out this month’s Stressed Teens Mindful Spotlight featuring Whitney Stewart and the Mindful Kids Activity Card Deck! http://conta.cc/2yQnePV

Steal this book.

September 12, 2017 | by Erzsi Deak

When I was 6 years-old, my crowd of Los Feliz Elementary School first-graders convinced shy (very shy!) me to go … Continue reading Steal this book.

“Too wet!…Too bubbly!…Too splashy!” Laura Gehl’s PEEP & EGG: I’M NOT TAKING A BATH

August 21, 2017 | by Erzsi Deak

Happy to share this delightful Kirkus review of PEEP & EGG: I’M NOT TAKING A BATH by Laura Gehl with … Continue reading “Too wet!…Too bubbly!…Too splashy!” Laura Gehl’s PEEP & EGG: I’M NOT TAKING A BATH

MINDFUL ME, MINDFUL YOU, MINDFUL KIDS!

August 17, 2017 | by Erzsi Deak

So pleased to share Whitney Stewart’s MINDFUL KIDS — 50 cards of mindful activities for kindness, focus, and calm — … Continue reading MINDFUL ME, MINDFUL YOU, MINDFUL KIDS!

Getting to Yes: How to Land — and Keep — and Agent

July 4, 2017 | by Erzsi Deak

Join me (Erzsi) and a few Chicks at the SCBWI Summer Conference this weekend in Los Angeles where I’ll share … Continue reading Getting to Yes: How to Land — and Keep — and Agent