Jennifer Mitchell attended a writing workshop of mine a while back, and just posted the fruits of her labor from one of the exercises (a favorite of mine) that we did together. Congratulations, Jennifer — it’s absolutely beautiful!
Darsa Morrow, fellow Betsy-Tacy fan and fellow mother of boys, has a thoughtful and impassioned blog post today on the vital spark that reading aloud ignites in our children, ensuring a life-long love of reading. (Click here to read it.)
Good stuff, Darsa. Certainly proved true in our house — and I have the picture to prove it!
Check out this article in today’s Chicago Sun-Times on the benefits of mother-daughter book clubs. Ellen Reagan did a swell job reporting — and do you love that lead paragraph or what?!