The story below is one of my favorites from our 2011 anthology, probably because I envy the author a bit.
Summer is a great time for teachers to “stock up” their writers’ notebooks. Not sure what to write? Here are
People always ask, “How do you come up with ideas for writing?” So I analyzed my writer’s notebook and identified my most frequently used strategies for recording, nurturing, and thinking about story content. Here’s what I found: