February brings cold temperatures, thoughts of love and nonfiction fest. I'm looking forward to the NF Chicks' nonfiction fest the most. The nonfiction fest is a month-long crash course in writing nonfiction for children. They have lined up 29 award winning nonfiction authors and people in the publishing industry to help us learn the craft … Continue reading Free Course in Writing Nonfiction!
“On my desk is a stack of books. Some people call them mentor texts; I call them guardian angels. These are the books that guide me with a whisper of words, inspiring me to find my own voice as I write. They give me the knowledge and wisdom of what good-quality writing sounds and feels … Continue reading Top 10 (or more) Awesome Resources for Writers
Happy Monday! I thought today’s book would be perfect for Halloween! Living within driving distance of Roswell, New Mexico, we embrace all things space alien! WHEN YOUR ALIEN RETURNS is one of my favorite books. Of course, I love anything written by Tammi Sauer! She has the ability to use humor in order to demonstrate … Continue reading Master Study Monday- Your Alien Returns
I apologize for being MIA for the last month or so. Things in the LaCombe Maison (house) have been wild. It all started with school getting out in May. Who can work with 2 teen girls demanding your attention? I must admit though, I love having them home. They have turned into pretty cool human … Continue reading I’m Back!