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Spring, that magical season where optimistic bulbs burst through the thawing ground and tiny buds hold the promise of...of...ACHOOO! Pollen -- okay, and rain showers, spring flowers, baby birds, and...150 words. That's right, Gentlepeople, start your pencils! It's time to fling your words into the Spring Fling ring! For three magical days (April 1-3) writers… Continue reading #SpringFlingKidLit
Kidlit Writing Contests

GHOULash Delight (Fall Writing Frenzy 2019)

Have I mentioned how much I love a writing prompt? Or how much I adore fall? And when I can combine those two things, well, swoon. Below is my submission for the KIDLIT FALL WRITING FRENZY, which took place in 2019, in the before times. This clever contest is co-hosted by Kaitlyn Leann Sanchez and… Continue reading GHOULash Delight (Fall Writing Frenzy 2019)

Kidlit Writing Contests

Madness Poetry

It's Spring! A long time ago (in 2019) I decided to step out of my comfort zone and jump into March Madness, a fun March-Madness-style poetry contest. Yes, for a brief few days I became an Authlete! Dun. Dun. Dun.It was terrifying, fun and to my surprise, I made it to the final four before… Continue reading Madness Poetry