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How to Become a Better Writer

Have you ever found yourself thinking something like, “If only Ann Patchett would read the first draft of my manuscript and give me feedback — then I would be a better writer.” A living, in-person mentor who gives you one-on-one attention is wonderful, if you can find one. Having a writer pay close attention to […]

International Literacy Day

Did you know that September 8th was International Literacy Day? When I think about what reading has done for me, and what would have happened to me if I never learned how to read, I go weak in the knees. What would I have done without Beatrix Potter, Laura Ingalls Wilder, Madeline L’Engle and L.M. Montgomery? […]

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