Writing Prompt Friday June 26th

Happy Prompt Friday! It’s time to get your thinking caps on and get creative. Today I have some interesting prompts to get your creative juices flowing. Remember prompts are a way to get your mind in shape for writing. Getting those creative muscles stretched and ready for action. Total bonus if a prompt turns intoContinue reading “Writing Prompt Friday June 26th”

Honey vs Vinegar The Power of Positivity

  We’ve all heard the saying, “you attract more bees with honey than vinegar.” A positive comment is your attractive honey, and negative comments are your vinegar.  A positive comment or request can go a long way with a child. We have a tendency, as humans, to focus on the negative or to correct aContinue reading “Honey vs Vinegar The Power of Positivity”

Writing Myths Monday #8

Welcome to another installment of Writing Myths Monday. I hope this Monday morning finds you well. Let’s jump into this weeks myth. Writing Myth#8 – I need a Masters in Fine Arts. Well if that’s true I have a lot of successful author friends who have a lot of explaining to do. You don’t needContinue reading “Writing Myths Monday #8”

Writing Exercise Friday June 19th

Welcome to your Friday Writing Exercise. Get your writing muscles ready like a professional athlete. You need to stretch those writing muscles before you get to the main writing event. So let’s get to it. Twenty Minute Writing Challenge – Write a story using one of the following titles: Take Your Game to the NextContinue reading “Writing Exercise Friday June 19th”

Writing Myths Monday #7

Welcome to another Writing Myths Monday. Hopefully this Monday finds you well. Let’s jump into this weeks myth. Writing Myth #7 I need to be connected to get published. Not so. I’m not saying it isn’t important to network and build a community of writers and other industry professionals. But it’s not more important thanContinue reading “Writing Myths Monday #7”

Preparing Your Child for Kindergarten Second Addition Now Available

That’s right, Preparing Your Child for Kindergarten – fun and educational activities to give your child a jump start to success in now available exclusively through Amazon. Not only does it have a new cover there is a ton of new and expanded content. Preparing Your Child for Kindergarten Fun and educational activities to giveContinue reading “Preparing Your Child for Kindergarten Second Addition Now Available”

Writing Myths Monday #6

Welcome to Writing Myths Monday. I hope you are all doing well. Let’s jump into this weeks myth. Writing Myth #6 My shiny new idea is better than what I’m currently working on. Oh the shiny new idea is so pretty. I must drop everything and work on it. It is so easy to beContinue reading “Writing Myths Monday #6”

Writing Exercise Friday June 5th

Welcome to your Friday writing exercise. Get your writing muscles ready and stretched out to get your write on. Twenty Minutes Writing Challenge – Write a story using one of the following titles: Roller Derby Queens’ Secrets Revealed Pancakes are Great for Dinner Cyborgs aren’t Real! Journey to the Heart of a Black Hole YouContinue reading “Writing Exercise Friday June 5th”

Fun and Silly Days and Holidays June 8th – 14th

Welcome to Fun and Silly Days and Holidays for the week of June 8th – 14th. June 8th – Best Friends Day we celebrate our friendships all through out the year but today is an extra special day to let our friends know how much they mean to us. In 1935 the US Congress decidedContinue reading “Fun and Silly Days and Holidays June 8th – 14th”

Writing Myths Monday #5

Welcome to another installment of Writing Myths Monday. Let’s jump right in. Writing Myth #5 – My first draft must be perfect. Wow, talk about pressure. I don’t know many things in life that I’ve done perfect the first time around, especially when it comes to writing. The goal of your first draft is toContinue reading “Writing Myths Monday #5”