Welcome to A Few Crooked Words, an almost-weekly source of ideas and camaraderie for parents (and anyone) who wants to spark children’s love of writing. Is your child struggling with school and needs a boost? Are you homeschooling? Just want some fun ways to enrich your child’s…
some shameless and hopefully painless self-promotion
a new part of an old conversation
Making space to hate what we hate, even when everyone says we should love it
writing odes, because the world is pretty great
choose-your-own-adventure poems inspired by Layli Long-Soldier
and the importance of repetition
why teen novelists are so awesome
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A Few Crooked Words