Poem a Day Challenge

April is National Poetry Month and what better way to celebrate than writing a poem a day. This challenge is about having fun with poetry. Don’t worry about perfectly finished drafts. Just get rough drafts out daily. You’ll have May to edit them. Here are some of the highlights You do not have to register…

Amazing but True Egypt Now Available

That’s right the fourth installment of the Amazing but True series is now available on Amazon. It’s been three months since San Francisco was released and I hope Egypt was worth the wait. Below is a short description of the book and link to its Amazon page. Amazing But True – Egypt   Our fourth…

Books on Writing

Many of you know I also write books on the craft of writing but you may have noticed I never post about them here. Today I am going to change that. Here is a short, I promise, run down of my books on writing. The Big Book of Exercises, Prompts and Block Busters The Monster…

Five Minute Mug Cake Recipe

I wanted to share this fun cake recipe. This cake can be made in the microwave in five minutes. What you’ll need to make one cake: 1 Mug 4 tablespoons cake flour (plain flour) 4 tablespoons sugar 2 table spoons baking cocoa 1 egg 3 table spoons milk 3 table spoons oil 1 dash vanilla…

My New Releases

February was a fun month. I had several short stories released and are now available on Amazon and at other on-line retailers. I Love to Read – Lesson Plans – I Love to Read lesson plans is reading fun for all grade levels. (K-12) This activity packed book has something for every grade level, short…

100th Day of School is Coming Soon

Depending when you started school the 100th day of school is coming soon. Here are some fun one-hundred activities you can do with your students. Hold a can food drive and challenge the students to collect 100 cans of food. Have your students to finish the sentence, “One-hundred years from now …” Challenge your students…