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.
News from the Coop
Carmen Oliver’s The Booking Biz spotlighted in Summer 2015 SCBWI BulletinJuly 7, 2015
We are excited to report that Carmen Oliver is spotlighted in Alexis O’Neill’s column The Truth About School Visits in … Continue reading Carmen Oliver’s The Booking Biz spotlighted in Summer 2015 SCBWI Bulletin
Whitney Stewart’s BIG SKY MIND spotlight in Marie Claire Italy!March 25, 2015
We’re excited to share that Marie Claire Italy magazine will spotlight Whitney Stewart’s BIG SKY MIND (Windy Hollow, Australia) in … Continue reading Whitney Stewart’s BIG SKY MIND spotlight in Marie Claire Italy!
We’re on Twitter!March 18, 2015
The tweet’s on us! Find Hen&ink @LiteraryHen for clucking fine updates, bad bird jokes, and wise after thoughts.
What’s all the tweeting going on?
Excited about Siobhan Curham’s True Face Revolution! Visit and learn more at: truefacerevolution.com/about/true-face/
Doug Cushman and Erzsi Deak’s picture book, PUMPKIN TIME! is out July 1st!
Evy pulls on her spiffy gardening boots and heads out to the garden with Turkey (in his own spiffy gardening … Continue reading Doug Cushman and Erzsi Deak’s picture book, PUMPKIN TIME! is out July 1st!
Hen&inkblots: A Literary Blog
The Objective Writer: Managing Character Expectation
Trying to catch up on beta-reading this week. Thinking about writing formulas again. This time, specifically in regard to introducing … Continue reading The Objective Writer: Managing Character Expectation
A Moment of Kindness, or that pivotal moment that keeps the reader reading
This is a short note about empathy. Character empathy. I see a lot of texts where a character (primary and … Continue reading A Moment of Kindness, or that pivotal moment that keeps the reader reading
New Adult: “Sexed” up YA or Bona Fide Literary Movement?
Deborah Halverson on New Adult Fiction — NOW editors know HOW to sell these books with characters age 18-25! An … Continue reading New Adult: “Sexed” up YA or Bona Fide Literary Movement?
Writing Process Blog Tour
I’m thrilled to have been invited to participate in the My Writing Process Blog Tour. The four simple questions I … Continue reading Writing Process Blog Tour
The Writing Process Blog Tour
Special thanks to Laura Gehl for inviting me to participate in The Writing Process Blog Tour. You can find Laura’s … Continue reading The Writing Process Blog Tour