I refuse to cater to the bullshit of innocence.
PW: Would you rather be writing fulltime?
LAS: No, I wouldn’t give up the children. They are an inspiration to me. To be with real children and hear about what they love to read, I don’t want to do without that.
These vintage illustrations from William Lipkind and Nicolas Mordvinof’s Finders Keepers are incredible. Tip o’ the hat to the Brain Picker, who basically reads all of the internet every singe day, reporting back with the very best bits.