The Four Kingdoms by Faustin Herroch

The Four Kingdoms by Faustin Herroch

Today we are featuring Inklings Book Contest 2019 finalist, Faustin Harroch! Faustin finished 4th grade this past school year. The story he submitted is called “The Four Kingdoms”  Prologue Once upon a time there was a boy named Jack who lived with his Mom and Dad in...
Ink Splat Challenge: Another Point of View

Ink Splat Challenge: Another Point of View

Today’s writing challenge response comes from Arush Sharma.  Arush took the challenge from our November 2018 Ink Splat. The challenge said: Sometimes I will write an existing scene from the point of view of another character. Because the Smith School books are in...
43.5 by Collin Goel

43.5 by Collin Goel

Today we are featuring Inklings Book Contest 2018 finalist, Collin Goel! Collin finished 6th grade this past school year. The story he submitted is called “43.5.”  Collin told us that his favorite part of his story is that “[e]verybody in my story has a special...
Purple Rain by Claire Wong

Purple Rain by Claire Wong

Today we are featuring Inklings Book Contest 2018 finalist, Claire Wong! Claire finished 6th grade this past school year. The poem she submitted is called “Purple Rain.”  Our judges enjoyed the strong visual elements Claire used in her poem. Enjoy! In a plain gray...
Trapping the Queen by Angeline Alex

Trapping the Queen by Angeline Alex

Today we are featuring Inklings Book Contest 2018 finalist, Angeline Alex! Angeline finished 5th grade this past school year. The story she submitted is called “Trapping the Queen”  One of our judges called Angeline’s story “hilarious and witty.”...