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Writing Prompt #9 – Friends on the Town

By on February 6, 2017

Welcome to week 9’s writing prompt

Write a story about “Friends on the Town” and include the following: pizza, rip, booth, Buffalo wings, college, chiffon, restore, restore, butcher, collection, and…

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Writing Prompt for the week

By on February 2, 2017


Sorry I am SO late on this, it’s been a busy week. Today’s writing prompt is “The Year is 2563 …” Include the following: space station, lipstick, knuckle, transformation,…

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New feature! Weekly writing prompts for those who need a little encouragement

By on January 23, 2017

Hi there! Alicia here. I have a creative journaling group that meets once a month and I give them writing prompts weekly on our Facebook group. Since some people…


RWC2016: YA Authors

By on August 15, 2016

Introducing two more of our speakers at this year’s writers’ conference: Young Adult authors Jenny Martin and Sarah MacTavish.

Jenny Martin is an author and librarian. Her work’s been featured…


Unbeatable Squirrel Girl Review by Yaika Sabat

By on March 31, 2016

Unbeatable Squirrel Girl: Volume 1 & 2



Unbeatable Squirrel Girl is basically a perfect comic.

Don’t get me wrong, if you’re looking for Frank Miller style grit, you probably…