noun: 1) The art of presenting talks, workshops and programs about
creative writing. 2)
verb: attending  and/or participating in conferences
and talks about writing.3)
noun: a word Mike made up
Levels from K-8, Mike Anderson discusses and
teaches the process of creatively writing.

Mike’s presentations are filled with humor,
great writing tips, and energy.

Interactive writing workshops are also available!
Writers and Illustrators
profile link:
Audiobooks available for

a chapter book for grades 3-8

Collections of short stories:
Riding Trees
The Great Sled Race

Growing Up with Santa
the Stories of Hugo Kringle
National Taipei College, Taipei, Taiwan
Finally! Mike’s  new songbook contains words, dulcimer tab, chords, and
music for 26 wonderful songs he remembers from Sunday School.

Amazing Grace * The B-I-B-L-E * Do Lord, Down by the Riverside *
(Give Me That) Old Time Religion * Go Tell It on the Mountain * He’s
Got the Whole World * Ho, Ho, Hosanna * If You’re Happy and You Know
It * In Right, Out Right * I’ve Got the Joy * Jacob’s Ladder * Jesus
Loves Me, *Jesus Loves the Little Children * Joshua Fit the Battle of
Jericho * Kumbaya * Michael, Row the Boat Ashore * Oh, Be Careful,
Little Eyes * Rise and Shine * Stand Up and Shout It * Swing Low,
Sweet Chariot * There Is a Happy Land * This Train Is Bound For Glory
* This Little Light of Mine * When the Saints Go Marching In
music, histories, and a couple of jokes for 24 kids'
songs. The collection includes 5 Mike Anderson
originals including the 2003 Children’s Web Song of
the Year winner
I Dropped It.

All Through the Night * Baa Baa Black Sheep *
Brother John * Daddy Shot a Bear * Down by the
Station * How ‘Bout a Moose? * I Dropped It * The
Itsy Bitsy Spider * I Wish I Was a Mole in the
Ground * Late Last Night * London Bridge Is Falling
Down * Mary Had a Little Lamb * Old Blue * Old
McDonald Had a Farm * On Top of Spaghetti * The
Rabbit and the Eagle * Rain, Rain, Go Away * The
Riverboat Song * Row, Row, Row Your Boat * Skip
to My Lou * Tell My Ma * This Old Man * Twinkle,
Twinkle, Little Star * Who’s That?
A Family Reading Night
Auld Lang Syne * The Big Red Sleigh * Away in a Manger *
Deck the Hall * Eight Little Reindeer *
Joy to the World * Here Comes Santa Claus *
Here We Come A’Caroling * Jingle Bells *
Jolly Old St. Nicholas * Over the River * This Christmas *
Silent Night * Up on the Housetop *
We Wish You a Merry Christmas * and more

chords and lyrics
plus sheet music for Mike's originals: Big
Red Sleigh, This Christmas, Eight Little
PO Box 35, Jacksonville, IL 62651