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Meet the Writer: Marianna Shek

I had the pleasure of meeting Marianna Shek in a middle grade writers critique group where I’ve gotten to read her wonderful words. Even though she’s all the way in Australia and I’m here in the US, technology lets us feel like that’s not very far apart. She took time out of her busy schedule… Continue reading Meet the Writer: Marianna Shek

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Book Review: Finding Serendipity

Finding Serendipity by Angelica Banks My rating: 4 of 5 stars I absolutely enjoyed this story! It gave me warm and fuzzy feelings, like I was 10 years old, discovering an adventure I could fall in love with. And it’s a series, which I am definitely interested in continuing with. The author is actually two… Continue reading Book Review: Finding Serendipity

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Writing and Wallflowers

  It’s almost Spring, but our trees have already decided to bloom already. What a great opportunity to match the pretty book cover to the trees! I recently contributed a short story to my friend’s website, my first real attempt at short story! It’s titled “An Outsider,” a fictionalized personal experience from high school. You… Continue reading Writing and Wallflowers