Having the Courage to Make a Change by M. Shannon Hernandez (guest post)

Breaking the Silence

I am thrilled to welcome WOW! Women on Writing‘s blog tour guest, M. Shannon Hernandez, a former public school teacher (like myself) who was burnt out from the system (not the kids!) and made a change in her life with a new career (writing and coaching–like me!). But her passion for education didn’t die (just … Read more


A Glimpse at My February Newsletter

by Next Twenty-eight on Flickr.com

Nominate someone strong to win a prize! On the Lit Ladies blog, we are having a STRONG ONE contest. It is super easy to enter and honor a strong person you know.  All you have to do is visit this blog post (http://www.thelitladies.com/nominate-a-strong-person-you-know/) on the Lit Ladies and follow the directions, which basically say: I … Read more

Fiona Ingram Blog Tour: Making Reading Fun in a Media-Driven World


I’m excited to welcome children’s author Fiona Ingram on her WOW! Women On Writing blog tour for her latest middle-grade adventure novel, The Search for the Stone of Excalibur. She has a terrific guest post here for all of us teachers and parents that wonder how to entice kids with books in the middle of … Read more