Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

Webinar: Keys to Successful Magazine Writing.

Date(s) - 08/20/2018
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Have you always wanted to write for children’s magazines? If so, this webinar will provide you with the basics. Magazine writer Marilyn Kratz has written over 300 stories, articles, and poems in children’s magazines. She¬†will show you how to use your unique personal experiences to craft successful children’s stories. In the process, she will point out the reasons to write for magazines, explain the difference between magazine stories and picture books, and review the basics of a good magazine story.


Meet Marilyn

Marilyn Kratz

Marilyn Kratz has published in many children’s magazines including those in the Highlights, Cricket, and National Wildlife Federation publication groups. She has had about 200 articles and poems published in general interest magazines and the South Dakota State Poetry publication. She has had six books published and writes a twice-monthly newspaper columns about growing up rural. She has presented writing workshops on the local and national levels. She is a retired elementary teacher and member of SCBWI Dakotas.