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IBEE introduced (Part 2) - A personal journey

Or, how I went from jealous geek to rabidly inspired creator, and haven’t let go since.

Headings being; opening myself up to my dreams, getting to know this amazing universe and the first words of IBEE ever written… 1,546 more words


Rewrite to Revise

I’ve had this story I’ve been trying to write for some time now called XY. To say that I’ve had trouble with it is an understatement. 232 more words


News Updates and Thingies.

First up some news.


Lesson 1 for my Be That Shit University Writing classes is on track for release by Dec. 1. Get ready y’all. 251 more words


Storytelling Lessons: Stranger Things Edition

My husband and I just finished binge watching the second season of Stranger Things this weekend. Let me rephrase, it only took us 24 hours. He had minor surgery so it was the perfect excuse to stay in and not move off the couch, except to get more chips and dip. 658 more words

Writing Lessons From Wolves At The Gate

In this series, I’ve already covered writing lessons from books, video games, and even a musical. As you can probably tell, I like to draw from some unconventional sources, because I believe that anything can teach us about writing, from books to movies to music to video games. 1,085 more words


FUN Halloween Writing Activities that are still Common-Core Aligned

Teachers never miss a holiday.

Groundhog’s day, Johnny Appleseed day…it’s impossible to work in a school (okay, especially an elementary school) and not know that these holidays are going on. 449 more words

Common Core

I'm back and my Blog has a new look!

Hey guys, how’s it going?

It’s been a while, yet again. Sorry about that.

So, I’ve just finished my second week studying for my Bachelor’s degree in Creative Writing and I’m BUZZING. 393 more words