Day 3: Those that can, do. And we teach, too.

Why do I never take on a beginner's project? Always I must dive in with complicated instead of easy! Crazy, isn't it? I have no one but myself to blame. What was true with counted cross stitch is just as true with writing. My debut fiction project was not a simple story, but a mammoth … Continue reading Day 3: Those that can, do. And we teach, too.

Day 2: Once Upon a Story

My roots as a writer can be traced to fairy tales. In fact, in our stack of books we had this very volume. I loved them all and pored over the illustrations. I was an only child for six years, so I had imaginary friends. My Barbies never stayed inside. They climbed trees with me … Continue reading Day 2: Once Upon a Story

35-Day Author Blog Challenge: My Purpose

Hi, I'm Laura. I'm a teacher and an author. I'm an encouarager, too, which is helpful because I work with teens. Alas, I am also a online Lurker. I will faithfully follow a forum, but am reluctant to comment or engage. Tell you what, in today's social media world being a Lurker is not a … Continue reading 35-Day Author Blog Challenge: My Purpose