My experience is limited to my own book, but I’m happy to share what I’ve learned along the way. We don’t have to be experts to move forward with confidence in our words and story, and I’m the perfect example of that. I have plenty left to learn, but I didn’t let that hold me … Continue reading A Self-Publishing Journey | Writing and Publishing 101
My experience is limited to my own book, but I’m happy to share what I’ve learned along the way. We don’t have to be experts to move forward with confidence in our words and story, and I’m the perfect example of that. I have plenty left to learn, but I didn’t let that hold me … Continue reading Finding a Writing Routine | Writing and Publishing 101
This article might be best titled “A Novice Writer’s Tips for Getting Started with Writing.” My experience is admittedly limited. I taught kindergarten, not advanced composition. But, I learned a quite a bit in the journey of writing my first book and I’m happy to share. We don’t have to be experts to move forward … Continue reading Write and Organize Your First Book | Writing and Publishing 101
After the death of someone you love, you might feel isolated and misunderstood. In our Griefshare Class (griefshare.org), we learned about writing a letter to those around you to help them understand your grief. In this letter or email to your family or coworkers, you can take an opportunity to share some of your current … Continue reading How to Write a Grief Letter
I’m writing a book. Whew. It takes a whole lot of courage to admit that I’m working on this project. Maybe I’m scared of it not happening? Or maybe I’m overwhelmed by enthusiasm? Maybe I still think it’s silly and trivial? I’m about halfway done with the first draft and 120-something pages in, so I … Continue reading a book!
I recently made a special little book for 11 month old Coralie. It's so important to me that she grow up knowing about her big brother and sister, and this seemed like the perfect way to share them. I wrote lots of social stories (short books) for my students when I was teaching Early Childhood … Continue reading Remember a Sibling in Heaven with a Mini-Book
Come visit our newly updated blog at samandrachelgeorge.com. Over time, CliveWins.com didn’t fit our blog name any more. Clive did win by going to heaven. But what about Winnie’s story? And what about adoption, and parenting, and everything else as we continue on in this journey of life. We have more to share. We never … Continue reading Revamped blog