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Falling Back into Picture Books

I am currently reading two professional books – Write Beside Them by Penny Kittle, and Why We Must Run with Scissors by Barry Lane  and Gretchen Bernabei.   323 more words

Daily Musings - Quick Reflections On Life.

Michele Zurlo's Notebook: Creating Character (Autumn from Re/Leased)

Building a new character can sometimes be tricky. You have to figure out who they are, what they want, and what they’re willing to do to make it happen. 577 more words

Doms Of The FBI

brightside down

Yesterday was one of those typical days of English summer: blue skies and sunshine, sparkling drizzle, brief torrential rain and blustery gusts of wind. I dressed appropriately – sleeveless blouse and sunglasses, but also a scarf – and carried an umbrella – not just a little fold-up one tucked in my handbag, but a full size golfing umbrella, which was needed before I’d got to the end of the street. 297 more words

Poetry

Moonlake’s Writing Updates (5)

Firstly, I’m still working on my story Thread and will be doing so for a while now. I’m now up to draft 3 on Thread part 2 and just starting on it. 386 more words

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less and more

As promised last weekend, it’s giveaway time again.

Today (July 2nd) until Wednesday (July 6th) two of my non-fiction books – A Poet’s Dozen and… 263 more words

Writing And Writers

A Letter to My Teacher

Dear Ms. Taylor

Has it really been a whole semester already? It feels like its only been 3 months since we started. I guess time really does fly when you’re having fun. 386 more words

Writers Craft

A Letter to my Grade 9 self

Dear Hadrian (Grade 9),

Hey there, it’s me Hadrian (Grade 12). At this point you should be about to start grade 9. I know you’re excited to meet new people and do new things, but I want you to stop and read what I have to say to you before you run off. 394 more words

Writers Craft