February 2020 Inksplat – David Yoon

February 2020 Inksplat – David Yoon

This month, we talk to author David Yoon about his book, Frankly in Love.  In this exclusive interview, we learn about acceptance and representation and David’s writing process. Writing Challenge This month, David has challenged us to think about starting fresh:...

Drafting Workshop Sneak Peek: Author Interviews

Each Thursday afternoon, our Drafting Workshop crew logs on together for a live writing session we call “Spilling Ink” or an exclusive, Drafting-Workshop-only author interview. Yesterday we had our first author interview of the season. We chatted with...
Let’s draft together.

Let’s draft together.

We see you – a creative young person, words and ideas spilling out of your head and you want to get them down and make sense of them. You want to stretch and grow your writing skills and you want to connect with like-minded peers who also love playing with words and...
Spill Some Ink with Stone Soup Results!

Spill Some Ink with Stone Soup Results!

Along with Stone Soup, we are pleased to announce the winners of our Personal Narrative Contest! Our congrats to all of you who entered. Sharing your story is an act of bravery worth a round of applause! Below is the announcement from our friends at Stone Soup....
What Is the Drafting Workshop?

What Is the Drafting Workshop?

We asked our Inklings what they needed most, and they said “creative space.” We asked them to explain, and they said: “A place to connect with creative peers.” “Support from mentors when I get stuck.” “Time and motivation in...
January 2020 Ink Splat – Susan Choi

January 2020 Ink Splat – Susan Choi

This month, we talk to author Susan Choi about her book, Camp Tiger.  In this exclusive interview, we learn about what inspires Susan as a writer. Writing Challenge This month, Susan has challenged us to use our imagination: Use all five senses to describe a memory...
You’re Invited to the Drafting Workshop!

You’re Invited to the Drafting Workshop!

Who’s the Drafting Workshop for? Creative youth who want to write more, stretch their writing skills, and connect with peers who also love playing with words and shaping stories.   What happens in the Drafting Workshop? Every month in the Drafting Workshop,...

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