Looking for a New Creativity Challenge in April? #sol20

April is National Poetry Month, and it’s also National Poetry Writing Month. Check out NaPoWriMo for a daily prompt, resources, and encouragement. Robert Brewer shares a daily prompt and participants “poem with poets from around the world” at Writer’s Digest PAD Challenge. EthicalELA hosts a 30-day poetry challenge. A prompt will be posted each morning…

Slice of Life: Creativity

I have been reading Lynda Barry’s new book, Syllabus: Notes from an Accidental Professor, very, very slowly. My husband started laughing when he opened the book and began flipping through, and I immediately knew why. “You’re not going to be able to skim this one, are you?” he said. I have a reputation for reading…