What Young Writers Need Most: Poe-tree (a poem)

by Sarah Ang, Age 15, Singapore Artwork by Lucy Zhang With her vivid, deep imagery, Sarah won the weekly challenge for September 19th. The challenge was to write a poem of no more than 12 lines on the theme of “what young writers need most.” Her prize was an LTC Insider+ Membership.   Poe-tree Think of us as...
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September Fiction: Stories of Paint (short story)

by Megan Handley, Age 13, Canada Artwork by Journey Meyerhoff The prompt of the month for September was to use the word “orange” at least three times.   Stories of Paint “Mom,” Kate whined, “I’m bored.” “Is your room clean?” asked Kate’s mom. “No.” “Well, don’t complain about being bored, then.” “Isn’t there anything else...
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Book Review: The Naked Storyteller

by Hannah Brown, Europe Blogger, jaBlog! This review first appeared on Hannah’s blog Sprinkled With Words    In Laura Thomas’s smashing new novel, we meet an array of characters from different walks of life; from the kind James to the cynical Harry, she presents a new take on the typical romance. The Naked Storyteller was the...
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