Archive | August, 2010

PNWA Writers Conference

This last year I was lucky enough to go to the PNWA (Pacific Northwest Writer’s Association) conference for the second time. The conference was well organized, informative, and there were plenty of sessions for beginning writers and those for writers more focused on what to do after they’ve gotten an agent and are starting to […]

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College Essay Writing

One very important as well as frustrating part of the exciting – yet grueling – college application process is the college essay. The general college essay that everyone discusses throughout the whole process can be about anything that your little heart desires, which is why it is so infamous. It is an essay that can […]

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Can You See? — Winning Poem

A couple months ago, I entered the Will Albrecht Young Adult Writers Contest and winning third place has made me realize a couple of things. Sometimes, the writing is actually the easy part because even if the product of your efforts is less than stellar, at least you’ll have had fun creating it. Sometimes, the […]

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