Tag Archives: Walt Disney

What Would Walt Disney think of Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge?

by Jim Denney A change of pace today. Instead of a blog post, I’m going to link you to two blog posts I’ve written this week on other sites, both related to Disneyland and Star Wars. Walt Disney died in … Continue reading

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On Writing for Children

By Jim Denney Here are a few of my favorite insights from children’s authors about the books they write and the readers they write for . . . “You must write the book that wants to be written. If the … Continue reading

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Put Off Procrastination Till Tomorrow

Opinion by Jim Denney In March 2007, our family went to a library event in Duarte, east of Pasadena, to hear Ray Bradbury speak. He shared his views on writing, science, and culture. He spoke about working with film director … Continue reading

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Who is Mary Poppins? And Why is She Singing That Song?

Opinion by Jim Denney Let’s talk about Mary Poppins Returns. And if you haven’t seen it yet, relax — there will be no plot spoilers in this post. I expected to love this new Poppins movie — and I did. … Continue reading

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