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Wordplay Writing Club pens poems for National Poetry Month

Our Wordplay Writing Club celebrated National Poetry Month by penning their own poems. They wrote rhymed poems, as well as: concrete poems, (also known as shape poetry,) where the poetry fits into a shape like a dog, firetruck or the silhouette … Continue reading

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Our Wordplay Writing Club Tries Na-No-Wri-Mo

Our Wordplay Writing Club is trying to compose a story together, and it’s more creative than linear. They use storytelling dice with a different suggestions on each face, so every roll adds a new element to the story So far, … Continue reading

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Some of our favorite motivational (and unmotivational) quotes from writers

Here’s a cute little something that we put together for LitCon, in case any of you writers need some motivation (or de-motivation) during National Novel Writing Month! By the way, you can get help from professional authors and your fellow … Continue reading

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Make History Part of your Story with D.M. Pulley

Do you love historical fiction like The Book Thief, Girl with a Pearl Earring, or the novels of Ken Follett? Do you hear a historical anecdote and think, “That would make a great novel?” Then you won’t want to miss when … Continue reading

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Wordplay Writing Club goes natural

Sometimes the best place for a writer to find inspiration is outdoors. That’s where our Wordplay Writing Club went Wednesday. They visited our Read House yard and wrote in nature journals like John James Audubon, William Thoreau, and Walt Whitman. … Continue reading

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