Websites for YA Writers

Compiled by Jean Matthew Hall If you would like to read up on writing for young adults before our September 18, 2021 Master Class with Tessa Emily Hall here are a few helpful website. Some contain quick tips. Some go into much more depth. They are handy resources for you to refer to again and … More Websites for YA Writers

Fulfill Your Ministry

Our nation (America) and the whole world really is in a mess right now. But is this giant mess unique to our generation of Christians? What should be our response to a world gone mad? In 2 Timothy 4: 2 Paul instructs (or commands) us to preach the Word, to always be ready, to rebuke, … More Fulfill Your Ministry

Valentine Gift Certificates

It’s almost Valentine’s Day. If you’re reading this post, you probably have a Valentine who loves to write books for children. If so, I can’t think of a more loving gift than to give that Valentine a Write2Ignite Gift Certificate. For Just $79 you can give that Valentine our Picture Book Master Class with Laura … More Valentine Gift Certificates

Book Review: A Book for Writers by Jean Hall

A Review by Jean Matthew Hall of STEERING THE CRAFT: A TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY GUIDE TO SAILING THE SEA OF STORY by Ursula K. LeGuin Dear Writers, If the beauty of language thrills you; If you love weaving words, sounds and silences as they move readers through a story; If you admire and respect the power … More Book Review: A Book for Writers by Jean Hall

Early Reader Review – Gus Makes a Fuss

by Jean Matthew Hall Gus Makes a Fuss is a cute and funny introductory story to Puddle Dog Press’ Pet Sitters series for new readers (in grades one through three). Our own Penny Reeve co-authors this series. Lina and Cassie have been best friends forever.  They are as different as can be. But they make … More Early Reader Review – Gus Makes a Fuss

Why I’m excited for the Writing Fiction Master Class (and why you should be too)! by Jean Hall

Write2Ignite’s Writing Fiction Master Class is coming up Sept. 19! In just two weeks, author Joyce Moyer Hostetter will be presenting three sessions to help attendees learn more about fiction writing. Plus, the Write2Ignite team will be leading three workshops to help you apply the skills you learn during Hostetter’s sessions.  Last year, I had … More Why I’m excited for the Writing Fiction Master Class (and why you should be too)! by Jean Hall