Published Works

Coming Soon!

Be on the lookout for my picture book, CHOMPSEY CHOMPS BOOKS, illustrated by Alaina Luise, hitting shelves on October 12th, 2021 from MacLaren-Cochrane Publishing.

And my YA fantasy short story, “The Well in the Wood” releasing October 19th, 2021 in the anthology FRONTIERS: PAST, PRESENT, AND FUTURE with Owl Hollow Press.

Interviews & Articles

July 13th, 2021 Welcome Authors Candice Marley Conner and Michelle Vattula on Laura Roettiger Books‘ blog.

June 27th, 2021 SASSAFRAS AND HER TEENY TINY TAIL by Candice Marley Conner on Kathy Temean‘s blog.

June 21st, 2021 For Example… Candice Marley Conner on Atmospheric Setting on Kelly Ann Jacobson‘s blog.

June 15th, 2021 Tuesday Debut–Presenting Candice Marley Conner on Susanna Hill‘s blog.

June 15th, 2021 Interview and Book Launch Celebration with Author Candice Marley Conner on The Winged Pen.

June 8th, 2021 The Story Behind the Story of SASSAFRAS AND HER TEENY TINY TAIL on Literally Lynne Marie.

June 5th, 2021 2021 Debut Author Interview: Candice Marley Conner on The Book Bratz.

February 12, 2021 Author Spotlight: The Existence of Bea Pearl author Candice Marley Conner on Owl Hollow Press.

February 11, 2021 Cover Reveal: The Existence of Bea Pearl on Pop! Goes the Reader.

February 7, 2021 Looking for Love: Character Dating Profiles on Owl Hollow Press.

January 6, 2021 Understand Setting by Mixing It Up on Teen Author Boot Camp.

October 28, 2020 Dyslexic Character’s in Children’s Literature on The Haunted Book Shop‘s blog.

July 7, 2020 The Existence of Spanish Moss: Using Setting in A Story on Sarah Foil‘s blog.

April 4, 2020 Bringing the Writing Workshop to You: Creativity Exercises for the Stuck-At-Home Writer on The Haunted Book Shop’s blog.

Anthologies & Magazines

February 16, 2021 Today is Mardi Gras! Here comes the Mardi Gras parade–a counting poem for littles on Smarty Pants Magazine for Kids.

December 13, 2020 Storytime Sunday–Violin Strings and Bird Songs, a short story on overcoming first time jitters using mnemonics and grounding in nature on Smarty Pants Magazine for Kids.

March 2020 “Kitchen Concert”, a loud and lively poem about making music in Highlights Hello.

April 2016 “Gardening”babybug-magazine-april-2016

Anthologies

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Short story- “The Levee and Bea Pearl”, a BLACKWATER inspired story with creepy library basements and river things that go bump and crunch in the night.

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Short story- “Swamp Mallow”, A Cajun-esque retelling of the recently rediscovered fairytale, “The Girl and the Pond”.

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Short story- “American Chestnut“, short story written with co-authors under pen name- “Knight’s Inn”, poem- “Divine Spark of Wine Dancing”

51wGTLoPrRLPoem- “Puddle Jumping”, Flash Fic- “Sula and the Light“, Poem- “Dandelion Kisses”

Poetry & Essays on Mothering Things

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Personal Essay- “Cracks in the Clay

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Personal Essay- “Dear Momma”

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Listicle-“Top Ten Reasons Playgroup Moms Rock”

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Poem-“My Baby Sleeps (Finally)”, Poem- “Lake Geneva”, Personal Essay- “The Fairy House”, Personal Essay- “Earless Rabbits” https://mothersalwayswrite.com/?s=candice+marley+conner