Category Archives : Writing

10

Mar

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When I went to grad school for my library degree, people had different responses. I got a few, “what, you’re gonna learn the alphabet?” Other people thought it was cool because they “love to read!” My aunt’s response was theRead More

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Mar

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I was googling storytelling the other day. The summer reading theme this year is “Imagine Your Story” and I thought it would be cool to do some storytelling events at my library. I’m already looking into a memoir writing programRead More

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Mar

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“Write what you know.” What if you don’t want to follow that sage tidbit? What if you want to know more? What if you know exactly what you need to know to write? Well, I’m a librarian, so my answerRead More

11

Mar

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It’s interesting to me that there are books out there that come with soundtracks. Perhaps you don’t listen right along as you read, but they come packaged with an album. As a kid we had those read-along books with aRead More

08

Mar

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Has anyone ever asked you where your story ideas come from? It’s not quite as bad as the birds and the bees talk, but it can still be a difficult question to answer. I have a degree in folklore. Yes,Read More

03

Mar

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I really enjoy watching people think about what they’re doing. That’s why one of my new favorite things is bonus material on DVDs. You get to feel like an insider for a little bit, so there’s that voyeuristic thrill, butRead More