Latest Growth Chart now up!

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Good morning, Write Edge readers! Happy Friday! Not only that, but also it’s a Friday before a long weekend and it’s always nice to have another day to sleep in and just relax.

It also gives me another day to collect tidbits on the kids, and I’ve posted the latest ones in the form of the newest Growth Chart. Here’s an excerpt:

“Even if you feel nervous, you shouldn’t hesitate,” I said. “Just do the right thing.”

“I always hesitate in stuff,” Eight said in a moment of mature clarity. “I hesitate in swimming, school, everything.”

“Why?” I asked, knowing where this would go.

Read the full Chart now!

Short story prompts for next week now up!

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Good morning, Write Edge readers! We’re almost to the long weekend, but writing happens even when we have extra days off. Curious about what writing prompts I’ve chosen for next week’s short story? Check out the options now on The Write Edge Writing Workshop!

E.R.G.

New book review now up!

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Good morning, Write Edge readers! You can see my full review of Lisette’s List by Susan Vreeland, but first here’s an excerpt of my review:

Author Susan Vreeland excels in historical fiction centering on art. In Lisette’s List, once again, Vreeland gives her readers sumptuous details of paintings and the craft behind them. She also focuses on an aspect of WWII that most people don’t write about…

Read the whole review now!