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Flash Fiction

A while back El Comercio, a newspaper here in Lima, held a flash fiction contest (micro relatos in Peruvian).  The goal was to tell a story in 50 words or less.  I entered with the story below (Spanish version) but did not win. I still had fun writing it! Flash fiction is a wonderful genre […]

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Week One

I started this website one week ago … some progress has been made.  The Narrative and Poetry sections have advanced the most.  I also added a .org to the site (I am very non-profit!), giving it its own name.  As I mentioned before, this site is a work in progress. A few weeks ago this […]

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New Year, Newly Organized

In honor of the new year, the year I turn 50, I have decided to organize the information I have learned, gathered, and created around the teaching of writing, especially to middle school students.  It is January 3, 2018 and I just started… so be patient.  Please check back and offer suggestions, resources and ideas. […]

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