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#50 Precious Little Words Contest Entry!

Hello everyone! A writing friend of mine introduced me to this contest recently. I was immediately drawn to the challenging concept of it. A complete children's story (beginning, middle, end) in only 50 words or less? What? Sounds easy right? But, it was surprisingly hard to fit in a story and keep it fun and… Continue reading #50 Precious Little Words Contest Entry!

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Writers Games – Overall 4th Place Winner!

A couple months ago, I joined up to participate and compete in a five week long challenge called the Writers Games, put on by The Writers Workout. What a great and challenging event that turned out to be. Each weekend a new challenge was released, and competitors had three days to brainstorm, write, and edit… Continue reading Writers Games – Overall 4th Place Winner!