I have decided to create a new habit of writing a short story every month and posting it on my blog! This is the first one I wrote for the month of January. It is historical fiction based on a book I’m reading for history in school. All the characters here are fictional, but the … Continue reading Fiction Short Story for Teens – January
When you read the title of this blog post, you might think that I actually, finally got around to publishing my novel, Identity. Sadly, not yet. I'm still working on that. But what I did do, is the next best thing: have my writing featured on another website! I wrote a blog post for a … Continue reading I Wrote an Article for Kingdom Pen
I recently had someone ask me about my blog and if it was hard at first when I had no followers except friends and family. My answer to the second question was yes. Blogging was, and is, hard, and keeping up with it is even harder. But with faith and persistence (and the four other … Continue reading 4 Things You Need to Know When Starting a Blog
Hey everyone! As most of you probably know, the current book series I'm working on, Daughters of the Sea, is all about mermaids. Although I'm getting kind of old for it, I'm still super obsessed with these amazing fantasy creatures! In the lore of my underwater fantasy world, there are four tribes of mermaids: Ocean, … Continue reading Quiz: What Kind of Mermaid Are You?
Being a writer isn't just about writing: it's about improving your skills and learning along the way. But some writers struggle with reading. Why should writers read books? One great way to start writing better is to read more. Reading automatically shapes your ability to write and helps you learn how to write better. But … Continue reading Why Should Writers Read Books?
My youngest brother, Caleb, is also an aspiring author. At only age five (though he'll soon be six), he is already writing stories of his own. Today, I will share some fiction by Caleb. One of his favorite picture books to read is the Poppleton series by Cynthia Rylant. Without any prompting, he decided to … Continue reading Fan Fiction Written By Caleb: Poppleton’s New House