RESOURCE: A Poetry Writing Practice for Students (free)

In just a few hours, I get to talk with 30 girls about writing poetry.  So this day is pretty much a win.  The American Heritage Girls group needs their “writer badge,” so I get to share some poems and talk about how great it is to play with words.

POEM: Of Dust and Rib

One year ago, we buried my grandmother. When Chris and I heard that she had died, we packed up the car, buckled the children, and started on the long road to North Carolina.  We downloaded “The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane” on audiobook to entertain the kids.  As we curved through mountain roads of West… Read More