Category Archives: Literacy

Please Welcome Krysten Lindsay Hager!

Hello everyone. I hope all is well with you. Today I have a special guest! Her name is Krysten Lindsay Hager and she’s here to share her series with us! Check it out!   Where the Idea for the Landry’s … Continue reading

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The Benefits of Reading

  Hello everyone. I hope all is well with you. I’m back today with another post about Reading. Since reading for pleasure is on the decline, I thought I’d write about the benefits of picking up a book. There are … Continue reading

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The Link between Reading and Empathy

  Hello everyone. I hope all is well with you. I’ve been working on my second WIP and it’s coming along. I try to make it perfect and then I have to tell myself to relax and let the story … Continue reading

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Inspiring Kids to Read

  Hello everyone, I hope all is well with you. I’m back today and I’m talking about inspiring kids to read. One of the greatest life skills you can instill in your child is a love of reading. As kids … Continue reading

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20 for 20 Reading Challenge

  Hello everyone. I hope all is well with you! Since I’ve been writing some pretty heavy blog posts lately, I thought I’d talk about something a little bit lighter today and that is the Scholastic 20 for 20 reading … Continue reading

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Improving Literacy starts at Home

Hello everyone! I hope all is well with you! I’m back today and I’m talking about literacy in the United States. Did you know one in seven adults would find it difficult to read anything more challenging than a picture … Continue reading

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Slice of Life Post: The Writer’s Life

    Hello everyone, I hope all is well with you. I’m back today with another Slice of Life Post. I have finished my book. I’ve made all the changes my Beta Reader recommended, and I’m happy with the result. … Continue reading

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