I'm on the road tomorrow, so it will be later in the day when I go through the drawings and announce the winners.
Meantime, get your last-minute submissions in for the most poetic, funny or memorable lines from children's books....
EXAMPLES ALREADY SUBMITTED
Far, far out to sea, land is only a memory, and empty sky touches water. Just beneath the surface is a tangle of weed and driftwood where tiny creatures cling. (One Tiny Turtle)
I write this sitting in the kitchen sink. (I Capture the Castle)
Ferry Port Landing Asylum Patient List--1955
The Mad Hatter--diagnosis: schizophrenia
Chicken Little--diagnosis: panic attacks
Hansel--diagnosis: eating disorder (outpatient)
The White Rabbit--diagnosis: OCD (obsessive-compulsive disorder; outpatient)
The Old Woman Who Lived in a Shoe--diagnosis: exhaustion (outpatient)
Ichabod Crane--diagnosis: night terrors (outpatient)
Little Red Riding Hood--diagnosis: psychosis with delusions and hallucinations, homicidal tendencies
(The Sisters Grimm: The Problem Child)