December Ink Splat with Ashley Herring Blake

December Ink Splat with Ashley Herring Blake

This month, we talk to author Ashley Herring Blake about her coming-of-age novel, Ivy Aberdeen’s Letter to the World. She talks to us about the way that stories and literature can give language to our experiences, questions, and fears, and also help us to...
November Ink Splat with Beth McMullen

November Ink Splat with Beth McMullen

This month, we talk to author Beth McMullen about her series, Mrs. Smith’s Spy School for Girls. Beth shares with us one of her favorite writing exercises, the first time she heard her writing read out loud, and how her own boarding school experience inspired...
October Ink Splat with Ellen Klages

October Ink Splat with Ellen Klages

This month, we talk to author Ellen Klages about her book, Out of Left Field. Ellen shares with us a super fun FULL STORY writing prompt, her tips for research, and how she became an author after many years of dreaming about it. Want to catch up? Check out last...
Creating a Meaningful Character

Creating a Meaningful Character

Our most recent Inklings novelist, Sophia Nesamoney, tapped into her life experience and created characters who were extremely meaningful to her personally. Stories are always more engaging when writers care deeply about their characters and the situations they face....
September Ink Splat with Darcey Rosenblatt

September Ink Splat with Darcey Rosenblatt

This month, we talk to author Darcey Rosenblatt about her debut novel, Lost Boys. Darcey tells us about why she loves post-its, what it was like writing historical fiction, and how she balances her “traditional” job with her writing job. Want to catch up?...

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