Ghostwriting Lessons Learned

Ghostwriting isn't for everyone. I avoided doing it for a long time even though I signed up for a few freelance places. I fell into ghostwriting in November due to necessity. I needed a way to earn money that would pay me faster than my book sales at Amazon. Not to mention the book sales … Continue reading Ghostwriting Lessons Learned

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GROOMING THE CAT by Doris

    Post copyright 2015 by Doris McCraw I thought I'd take a break from writing about individual women doctors and investigate a related topic, grooming the cat. If anyone has tried this exercise, you know it is filled with challenges, frustrations and maybe a bit of laughter. Okay a lot of laughter; after the … Continue reading GROOMING THE CAT by Doris

Is Cursive Writing Being Cursed?

by Neva Bodin In the Casper Star Tribune, Sunday, November 25, 2012, p A2, a headline by Christina Hoag, Associated Press, blared: “Penmanship still rules in Calif. Schools.” A subtitle read: “Most states erase cursive writing from their curriculms (sic); keyboard skills become higher priority.” Do you find it ironic that the person keyboarding that … Continue reading Is Cursive Writing Being Cursed?

Aging and Learning: Teaching an Old Dog New Tricks

This post by Gayle M. Irwin   He sleeps on the multitude of dog blankets which we’ve bought for him and spread throughout the house. He stands and his back legs wobble, oftentimes collapse, and he falls and struggles to regain his footing. In dim light, he walks into corners and simply stands and stares, … Continue reading Aging and Learning: Teaching an Old Dog New Tricks

Can I hear the birds singing?

This post is by Nancy Jardine Little children really are amazing. As a grandmother of a very energetic almost two year old, I had forgotten how funny they can be when they're learning to talk, but it does remind me just how very important it is to learn the art of proper speech.  I don't … Continue reading Can I hear the birds singing?

Girls in the Kitchen

This post is by Jennifer Flaten For summer school, the girls both chose a cooking class. The first few days they made very simple things from a mix, pancakes, and muffins. This irritated my first-born daughter. I am not sure if she expected the first day of 6th grade summer school class to resemble an … Continue reading Girls in the Kitchen

The Writing Dragon…

      This post by Craig Snider Hello readers! This is my first blog post for WW&W, and I'm very happy to be here. Writing. That's why we're here, right? So, let's talk about it. Many people have hopes and dreams of becoming a writer, to live their lives by the power of their words … Continue reading The Writing Dragon…