5 Secrets of Good Writers

5 Secrets of Good Writers

My advisor and I did over 30 rounds of revisions on my first paper in grad school. 30.  That’s when I lost all hope and stopped numbering the drafts. That’s more than 30 times he handed back my precious manuscript bleeding in ink. It wasn’t just red; it was a  rainbow of criticism. Then he told …

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4 Pluto Picture books

Do you have a little space cadet at home? Has the new exciting Pluto research inspired you? Not sure why Pluto got booted from the planet pantheon? These 4 picture books are for you!   Pluto’s secret: An Icy World’s Tale of Discovery This book gets top marks from my little space cadet. It tells …

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Welcome! I’m a writer, a reader, a psychologist by training, a science geek by inclination, a parent, a cyclist, and a crafter. This is my writerly page where I share resources for parents, kids, and educators.  You might learn something about writing, find books to read, or see beautiful pictures of nebulae or neurons.