Dear Pre-Published Writer

From August 3rd to August 16th, I’ll be participating in Story Embers’ Support the Writing Community Challenge. (Use the link to visit their website to learn more and join in.) #SupportTheWritingCommunityChallenge As K.M Weiland recently expressed in a blog post, “If you write, you are a writer.” Publication does not make someone a writer. It’sContinue reading “Dear Pre-Published Writer”

Six Authors Who Left a Lasting Impression

From August 3rd to August 16th, I’ll be participating in Story Embers’ Support the Writing Community Challenge. (Use the link to visit their website to learn more and join in.) #SupportTheWritingCommunityChallenge Let’s give a shout-out to some of our favorite authors on social media today! Social media can be Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, Goodreads, orContinue reading “Six Authors Who Left a Lasting Impression”

Teaching Resource: Creative Writing Lesson Plan

It’s finally ready! The Creative Writing Lesson Plan has been a labor of love since January. The decision to put it together grew from a desire to engage my son in a way that would foster a joy for storytelling. Many hours went into it’s creation. And if one other teacher or homeschool parent orContinue reading “Teaching Resource: Creative Writing Lesson Plan”

Day 1: Fan Letter

From August 3rd to August 16th, I’ll be participating in Story Embers’ Support the Writing Community Challenge. (Use the link to visit their website to learn more and join in.) #SupportTheWritingCommunityChallenge Story Embers’ Support the Writing Community Challenge starts tomorrow! I don’t about you, but I’m excited to spread some light and encouragement. Which isContinue reading “Day 1: Fan Letter”

14 Day Community Challenge

Challenge accepted! For 14 days in August, I’ll be participating in Story Ember’s Support the Writing Community Challenge. And I’ll be posting about it daily, here on the blog. It won’t replace my regular posts (like the upcoming free four-week creative writing lesson plan on August 3rd). It’ll just be a little something extra toContinue reading “14 Day Community Challenge”