“I’m still hoping that yesterday will get better.” ~ Linus Be proactive – Start playing Teach Writing Without a Pencil~Writing Games and Activities today so yesterday’s test will be better.
Book Title Game: Ruin a book title with one letter or sound like “sn” for “st” and silent letters don’t count. Example: Lard of the Rings. This book game idea comes from Carey Dyer. Carey is one of my favorite entertainers/worship leaders/authors. (Crazy title, I know! He is crazy, transparent and truly sincere. For him, [read more…]
Fast forward to 20:24 and hear this excellent interview of Gwen Lavert, a wonderful friend, and hero for children.
The first story I sold to CHICKEN SOUP FOR THE SOUL was my wedding story. You can read that story in Chicken Soup for the Brides Soul and it has been retold every time the subject of weddings come up. There a version of my wedding in my book, Cruisin’ Thru Life Dip Street and Other [read more…]
This is one of the best articles I’ve read lately on writing from K.M. Weiland: a fighter, a writer, a child of God. The award-winning and internationally published author of the best-selling Outlining Your Novel and Structuring Your Novel. Weiland writes historical and speculative fiction and mentors authors. This blog made me want to try her questions and buy [read more…]
Some learn a craft others are born for it. My young friend Rachel Mastick was born for the performing arts, A few years back, my husband and I produced a show in the Granbury Livte theater. God had place several young people in our path and we want to best others with their gift. Each [read more…]