I don’t and didn’t care about the Olympics

Am I the only one? Maybe I’m anti-art, anti-sport, anti-world. Maybe I just don’t get it. But there’s only so much synchronized diving I can watch before my eyes glaze over. It’s all the same to me. There are some nice things about it. It was cool that Saudi Arabia had a woman compete in track … Continue reading I don’t and didn’t care about the Olympics

What I’ve learned from reading childrens’ stories

Lately, I’ve discovered that reading books to my daughter has taught me a lot about effective writing. A few takeaways are the importance of relating to readers, keeping language simple, and using predictable, repeating structures throughout articles. Write About Relatable Topics Authors who write books for children have to select their topics carefully. They need … Continue reading What I’ve learned from reading childrens’ stories