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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

Writing Workshop

Short Stories Are My Kryptonite

Oh, short stories. How I loathe thee.

I don’t like to write them. I usually don’t like to read them (I can count the short stories I actually enjoy on one hand). 384 more words

Four Points for Struggling Spirits of Struggling Writers

Periodically do you ask yourself, “Will anyone be interested in this that I am writing?”, “Will this sell?”, “Do I have what it takes?”

Most struggling writers have self-doubts, give up from time to time, or throw in their pen completely until their inner muse draws them back, sometimes almost against their will. 475 more words