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This post is part of my 2014 Writing Challenge

Before anything else, let me just say this: conspiracy or not, Western puppet or not, whatever she might represent in the future, nothing can take away from the fact that what Malala Yousafzai has to say right now, what she is standing up for is 101% right. 229 more words

Back to school - OK?

It will be September next week and nearly time to go back to school – do you hear groans in your house?

Better get those grey cells moving and warmed up for new classes later this month. 642 more words

Reading Inspiration

Book Festivals in Pictures

Last week was a big week for me. It involved three events at Edinburgh International Book Festival and one event at Inverness Book Festival. These were my first public performances of my new children’s book ‘ 873 more words


Teen Thursday

It’s YA lucky day! It’s Teen Thursday!

Where we bring you YA news from around the globe and highlights from the
BookPeople Teen Press Corps… 699 more words

My Hero Monday #4

I realize I haven’t posted since last MHM, and I’m so sorry! I’ve been really busy with my other blog, writing, school, and life in general. 617 more words



Welcome Warriors!

My name is Lauren. I am an educator, a writer, and an advocate for women’s rights and education living in New Jersey. You can always read about this in the About page but to introduce you to… 189 more words