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Online courses by Bird's Love provide the essential resources and solid foundation you need to help you start and finish writing your children's picture book

There's Nothing Fancy About Writing

It's all about learning and applying the basics of writing and filling in the blanks with your creativity. And that's what online courses by Bird's Love provide for writers like you.

So, what's holding you back? Let's dive in. Today.

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Online Courses

Why You Should Enroll

Finding the time to complete any online course can be a daunting task. But online courses by Bird's Love provide writers like you with the space to learn in ways that work best for you.

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Complete lessons and assignments on your time and at your own pace, free of pressure and deadlines.

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There's no need to spend thousands of dollars on learning! Making a small investment can help you take larger steps toward your writing goals.

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Gain straight-to-the-point writing knowledge, from creating a writing process that works for you to adding the finishing touches to your story.

These Courses Are For Individuals Who. . .

3 Steps To Achieve Before Writing a Children's Picture Book

  • Don’t know how to start the writing process

  • Have started the writing process but got distracted, lost, or unmotivated

  • Don’t have a story idea or don’t know how to develop a story idea

Learn 5 Key Elements of a Children's Picture Book

  • Have a story idea but don’t know how to turn it into a full story

  • Have written a story but noticed some major holes and inconsistencies

  • Are currently writing a story and need a little guidance along the way

Adding Suspense, Excitement, and Impact to Your Children's Picture Book

  • Have written a story but need help in adding specific elements of engagement to the plot

  • Have written a story with some excitement but show interest in learning other techniques and devices

  • Have not written a story yet, but would like to learn how these specific tips and techniques can help with their future story

Take 1, 2, or All 3 Courses. It's Up to You.

Bird's Love knows every writer's journey is different. Some have written a story but need some feedback, while others don't know how to begin. ​


So, instead of creating one large course, Bird's Love offers 3 shorter courses that can meet you where you are in your writing process.


Choose the course (or courses) that you think will provide you with the most assistance. And if you enroll in more than one, feel free to take them in any order you'd like. After all, the goal is to help you start and finish writing a children's picture book that's fun and engaging for your readers.

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What You Need To Get Started

  • A Bird's Love account to keep track of your courses. If you don't have one, you can create one here!

  • A story idea. This is optional; however, having something in mind is super helpful.

  • Children's picture books that interest you. You will need to refer to them during the course(s).

  • Pen and notebook. You can take notes of all the things and ideas that will pop up!


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About Your Instructor

Starr Balmer-Chore

Starr Balmer-Chore is a children’s picture book editor with 15 years of editorial experience in the publishing, media, and marketing industries. As the founder of Bird’s Love, she’s edited all types of children’s picture books and coached writers in helping them develop their stories for young readers. Starr is also the author of the children’s picture book, “Scary, Scary Sasha.”

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Starr Balmer-Chore, founder of Bird's Love, editor, author of Scary, Scary Sasha

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