Time to celebrate Sharon Mentyka’s new book with a Friend Friday Guest Post on Kirby Larson’s Blog. Be sure to check all the blog stops on the #ChasingBlogTour!
Time to celebrate Deborah Hopkinson’s new book with Stop #8 – Literary Hoots. Be sure to check all the blog stops on the #DiveBlogTour!
Guest Post by Teresa Funke I was recently asked to contribute to an article on “failing successfully.” “I know you’ve been very successful and obviously have a great deal of experience,” the writer told me. Experience in failing? Is that what she meant? I didn’t ask, because the truth is failure is a part of… Read More How Author @teresafunke How to Fail Successfully
AN OPEN APOLOGY TO MY CREATIVE SELF Originally posted February 27, 2015 by Teresa Funke & filed under Artists/Creativity. I’m sorry for the times I pushed you to move forward when you weren’t ready. I’m sorry for the times I believed people who said that in order to do your best work, you had to starve. I’m sorry for the times… Read More #GuestPosting by @teresafunke AN OPEN APOLOGY TO MY CREATIVE SELF
Author Trudi Trueit What is your favorite thing about school visits? Creating with kids! Whenever I can, I like to conduct writing workshops with students rather than just doing a straight author presentation, because you can’t learn about all the things that go into writing without actually doing it. It’s like going to a restaurant… Read More An Interview With #Author @truditrueit
Interview with Teresa Funke What is your favorite thing about school visits? Absolutely it’s about meeting the kids and hoping to spark a love of reading, writing, and history in them. My favorite comments are things like, “I thought history was boring until you came” or “I thought I was a bad writer until you looked… Read More An Interview With @teresafunke
Interview with Author Melissa Hart What is your favorite thing about school visits? I love to watch students’ faces when they learn about all the cool characteristics that birds of prey possess. It’s fun to watch them dissect pellets to see what owls eat for dinner, and to see in my exciting video presentation how… Read More Interview with Author Melissa Hart #AvengingtheOwl