The Blessings of Fall

A Review of Jean Matthew Hall's Debut Picture Book

Jean Matthew Hall founded Write2Ignite in 2008. For ten years she and I have encouraged one another in our writing and publishing pursuits. I was delighted when she received a contract for four picture books with Little Lamb Books; one for each season. The first  one, God’s Blessings of Fall in the Bountiful Blessings Series just came […]

Write 2 Ignite 2019 Wrap Up

And 2020 Save the Date!

We prepare, plan, and pray for a year and then quickly the conference is over! As a team, we are thankful for each attendee and presenter and are already looking forward to the 2020 conference on September 18-19. SAVE THE DATE! More details to follow. If you weren’t able to attend, here are some snippets […]

Faculty Focus

Jean Hall

Jean Hall is very excited about her debut picture book. We’re excited for her since she’s a Write2Ignite success story! We’ll feature a blog post about The Blessings of Fall in the fall along with a GIVEAWAY!     She’s also thrilled to be teaching about picture books at the 2019 conference. Watch her video here. If […]

Decisions, Decisions

Whose workshop will you choose at 10:30 Saturday September 21?

Here’s a sneak peek at conference presenters with descriptions in their own words. We’ll be posting a teaser page each  Monday. You still have time to take advantage of the Early Bird Discount. Visit: https://write2ignite.com/registration-2019/   Kim Peterson – Deepen Your Middle Grade & Young Adult Novels In this hands-on workshop, explore how to make […]

Finally Friday AND TWO GIVEAWAYS!

Let's Get Started on Friday, September 20 at 6:45PM.

Here’s a sneak peek at conference presenters with descriptions in their own words. We’ll be posting a teaser page each  Monday. You still have time to take advantage of the Early Bird Discount. Visit: https://write2ignite.com/registration-2019/ Tony Snipes – 5 MORE Things I Learned in Corporate America   What do you and CBS have in common? You […]

Let’s Get the Juices Flowing!

Bonus and Warm up Sessions - Friday 2:30-4:00 PM; 4:00-5:00 PM

  Here’s a sneak peek at the Conference sessions, described by the presenters themselves. Watch for new “teaser” posts each Monday. You still have time to take advantage of the Early Bird Discount. See:  https://write2ignite.com/registration-2019/                                           […]

WE HAVE A WINNER!

Picture Book Contest Winner Announced

After our five judges reviewed the entries, votes were tallied up and “The Costume Closet” by Carolyn Bennett Fraiser is the winner for our Picture Book Manuscript Contest. For her imaginative story, Carolyn wins free registration to our writers conference, an engraved plaque, and a free detailed critique of her winning entry.   Honorable mention […]