Monthly Archives: February, 2014

The Power of a Good Book Giveaway-“The Giving Tree”

The Power of a Good Book post series involves me listing one book each month that has had a lasting impact on me. Being a first grade teacher and someone who enjoys reading children’s literature, several of the works on my list are books in this genre. This month’s book is: In honor of the …

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Is Your Writing as Clear as Hemingway’s? This App Can Tell You

Editing can be a daunting task for any writer. We read and reread our words looking for sentences that are unclear, unnecessary adverbs, and passive voice among other things that may weaken our writing. Often we are too close to out own work to recognize these things. It happens to me all the time. That’s …

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Two Wolves

Two Wolves.

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The Winner Is…

Thank you to everyone who commented on the post “The Power of a Good Book Giveaway”. The winner of the first book in this post series is Professor VJ Duke. Please email me at deangelorenee@gmail.com with the information of where you’d like the book sent. I will be posting another book that’s made an impact …

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Awesome Kid Donates 1 Million Books

Awesome Kid! This link leads to a story about a thirteen year old who made a difference. It’s a wonderful story that’s such an inspiration.

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