Tuesday, December 28, 2010

There, Their, They're

Here is a great grammar book by Annette Lyon called There, Their, They're A No-Tears Guide To Grammar From The Word Nerd. I read the entire book in about 3 hours in between motivating my kids to work. It has a lot of great helps on how to improve your grammar and for the low price was well worth the investment.
I think that what has really interested me the most about learning grammar is the way it can be used to make a good story even better.
I highly recommend that everyone take a look at the book.

Thursday, December 16, 2010


Hi all I have a $20.00 gift code donated by CSN Stores that I want to give away. All I needed to do was mention a key word " briefcases " so there it is (:
Here are the conditions to win.

1) Must be a follower of my blog. (3 entries)

2) Suggest a plot and main character for a story. (5 entries)

3)Make a comment on one of my past stories. (1 entry)

If you do all three you can earn up to 9 entries.

I will be choosing the winner December 24th so don't wait too long to make your posts.
Regrettably this giveaway is only for US and Canada followers. Sorry about that ):