Writing

Fantastic Free Storytelling Lessons Your Kids will Love

Our family enjoyed an incredible two months dabbling in free storytelling lessons for kids from the best storytellers – the ones from Pixar! I still remember our hilarious conversation over dinner as we imagined what it would be like if the main characters from one book were placed into the setting of another. We agreed …

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Six-Word Memoirs

According to legend, Ernest Hemingway was challenged to write a novel in six words.  He responded, “For Sale: Baby Shoes. Never worn.”  And thus, the six-word memoir was born. I decided this would be the perfect challenge for my writing students.