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On Becoming A Writer

The moment I realized that I possessed the ability to not only write, but write well, was in my early twenties. I remember the exact moment. I was teaching my class of thirty-four 4th grade students and I was teaching them a lesson on creative writing by modeling a story on the whiteboard. As I… Read More

Writer’s Block

Ernest Hemingway said, ” There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.” When I was in the sixth grade, I started writing a novel. I was obsessed with the newly revamped Nancy Drew Files series, and I wanted to be a girl detective with a cute boyfriend… Read More