Back Yard, Backyard, or Back-Yard?
Which is correct? Backyard, back yard, or back-yard?Read More
It Has Become Uncool To Sound Like You Know What You’re Talking About
I posted a version of this spoken-word poem some time ago, but I’m a little fascinated with what they call kinetic typography — moving text that parallels the audio, so I thought I’d share this version too.Read More
How to Hook Your Reader
The first line of any piece of writing should hook the reader. In this article, we look as some famously great. and not-so-great, opening lines.Read More
Narrative Writing Prompt: What I Didn’t Do Over Summer Vacation
This is the first assignment in WriteAtHome’s Middle School Composition 3 course. It’s one of my favorites. It’s a great way to kick start a new school year.Read More