I rarely read collections of short stories or essays, but I made an exception for The Opposite of Loneliness: Essays and Stories by Marina Keegan. It’s a book written by a debut author. Unfortunately, it’s her final title since she died tragically in 2012.
I’m proud to announce my second professional book with Stenhouse Publishers will be coming to you in the winter of 2016.
Join us today by writing a slice of your life, sharing your link, and giving comments to at least three other Slicers.
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It’s hard to believe it’s been six months since the six of us came together to relaunch TWT. Here’s a look at where we’ve been and where we are going.
You made it! Please take time to celebrate your writing accomplishments today! The 31st post is special since it includes some music to mark the final day of our month-long writing challenge.
PLEASE read through the entire post, including the essential information, for some important announcements and reminders.
Who’s happily writing? Who’s exhausted from this version of “March Madness?” Who’s sad our month-long writing challenge is almost over?
It’s the final weekend of our month-long writing challenge. What are you writing right now?
A shout-out to the 2014 Support Team!
We’re almost at the end of our month-long writing challenge. Do you have the stamina to finish or do you need help to keep going?
Betsy Hubbard challenged her readers to a commenting game in the slice of life post she wrote yesterday. Want to play? Click here to find out the “rules.” BE INSPIRED: Brenda Krupp (@brenkrupp)… Continue reading
BE INSPIRED: Ona Feinberg (@OnaFeinberg) is another newcomer to our month-long challenge. She recently wrote “Balance,” which is about the push-pull of parenthood and being a teacher. She captured the true words her… Continue reading
Write, share, give, and fill out the Google Form if you took part in the commenting challenge over the weekend.
Have you started your commenting spree this weekend? If not, leave the link to your slice of life story and then check out the commenting challenge Dana is hosting.
Write your slice. Share it on this post. Give your fellow Slicers lots of comments this weekend. (That’s right! Commenting Challenge #2 is ON!)
You’ve completed more than two-thirds of our month-long writing challenge. Way to go on this accomplishment!
Are you crafting your slice of life stories with the strongest verbs possible?
A personal note comes before the daily inspiration of today’s call for slice of life stories.
A little change to the format of these daily calls for slice of life stories.