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Zora Neale Hurston

After visiting Barnes and Noble, my brother shared with me about Zora Neale Hurston.  Her image is a part of the mural of great and inspiring writers that is pasted to the wall hovering above the barista station at the cafe.  194 more words

"Nom de Guerre" or "Nom de Plume"?  Whichever, it might have been a mistake.

Struggling writer…that’s me.  I really enjoy, metaphorically, taking pen in hand and putting my thoughts to paper.  Well, taking fingers to keyboard…I even have sounds imitating the old Royal I used in Mrs. 846 more words

Why We Cannot Ignore The Struggling Writer

As I was scrolling through my Twitter feed sometime back, I came across a tweet. This already established Writer, felt that the only way you could support a struggling Writer, was by giving him/her money. 742 more words


Slice of Life Tuesday: Just write it!

I worked all day (every period full of life and middle school drama) and met up with a former colleague after school (always nice to catch up). 137 more words

Slice Of Life Tuesdays

What Are They Looking At? Tackling Slow Starters

We all have those moments in the classroom. We have modeled, we charted, we sent them off and there are kids who sit and stare. What exactly is so interesting up there on the ceiling? 592 more words

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