The Daily Writing Challenge: And the Headline is…

 We’ve entered my absolute favorite section in the writing challenge this week: short fiction! My heart has always been with short stories. If you haven’t joined us over in Leap of Words, I hope you’ll consider it. The beauty of this challenge is you can jump in whenever you’d like, so if personal essays weren’t…

The Daily Writing Challenge: It’s the Little Things

We’ve entered the second week of our challenge in the Leap of Words Facebook group, and I can’t say enough how absolutely ecstatic I am about the work our members have been putting in! Amber (my fellow co-founder) and I recognize how busy so many of us are, with families, jobs and other outside responsibilities,…

The Daily Writing Challenge: I Remember

On Sunday of this week, in the writing group Leap of Words that I co-founded, we started The Daily Writing Challenge and so for the next six weeks I’ll be sharing some of the work I create during the challenge! I’m so excited to embark on this journey, both as a teacher and a student.…