Last Chance To Enter The Writing Contest!

Hey everyone!  I just wanted to remind you all that there is only about a week left to enter the Writing Contest!  Enter Now for a chance to win!  Please Read More »

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Travel The World With Google Maps: Writing Prompt

Hey everyone!  I don’t know about you, but I sometimes like to travel the world with Google Maps or Google Earth and explore places that I otherwise would never have seen.  Yesterday I was traversed the streets of Bangladesh, went and saw the Great Wall of China, took a detour through a small Mongolian community and was home in time for dinner!  Thanks, technology and Google!

As I was exploring the earth, an idea flew by, and I caught it just in time!  The idea: use Google Maps for writing prompts!

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“Giant Beetles Destroy Fairy Village!”–How to Use Writing Warm-Ups to Create Great Stories

When you exercise, it is often a good idea to do a warm-up first. It gets your muscles ready, and helps to prevent injury.  Why am I talking about exercising?  Well, the same idea can be applied to writing.  Before you write it is a good idea to give your brain a quick warm-up to get the creative juices flowing.  In this article we will explore different ways to do writing warm-ups.
One way to do a writing warm-up is to use a funny picture. Have a friend pick a funny picture, but not show you what the picture is!  Click Here to see our writing warm ups photos gallery. Read More »