Welcome to the January 16, 2021 edition of the Teach Write Writing Round-Up, the space where I gather tips for teachers to help them grow as writers so their students can too!
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Too Much Writing Drama?:
Is too much writing drama getting in the way of your writing habit? (It's happening to me too!) Read "Stop the Drama & Just Write."
I had the pleasure of talking with Dr. Michele Schmidt Moore a few weeks ago about the many benefits of being a teacher-writer. Check out Michele's Design Lessons Podcast here.
If you are a flash fiction writer (or want to become one), check out this cool flash fiction challenge coming in February to the Writers' Digest website.
Have you always wanted to start a blog, but don't know where to begin? Check out Donnetta Norris's Blogging Basics Workshop inside the Teach Write Academy next month.
Stephen King gives us 22 pieces of advice to avoid being a “bad writer” and become a great one.
Everyone experiences writer’s block, but what causes it? Find out in “Breaking Through Writer’s Block: Stuck is the Symptom, Not the Cause.”
Upcoming Workshops for Teacher-Writers:
Time to Write Workshop - Drop in meetings on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays (Begins 2/2)
Blogging Basics - Meets Saturdays at 1 pm ET (Begins 2/13)
Just Write It - Meets Mondays at 7 pm ET (Begins 3/1/21)