September Ink Splat with Alicia Williams

This month, we talk to author Alicia Williams about her novel, Genesis Begins Again. She talks to us about the issues of racism and colorism.   Writing Challenge This month, Alicia Williams has challenged us with a timed writing exercise. Take one full minute to...
Astronaut Friends by Gabbie Long

Astronaut Friends by Gabbie Long

Today we are featuring Inklings Book Contest 2019 finalist, Gabbie Long! Gabby finished 5th grade this past school year. The story she submitted is called “Astronaut Friends”  In a galaxy far from Earth, there is a family that lives on an alien planet. The girl’s name...
Run by Alexander Lozano

Run by Alexander Lozano

Today we are featuring Inklings Book Contest 2019 finalist, Alexander Lozano! Alexander finished 45h grade this past school year. The story he submitted is called “Run”  I woke up in my dust filled room half awake and half asleep. I could see the dim morning sunlight...
The Guitarist by Collin Goel

The Guitarist by Collin Goel

Today we are featuring Inklings Book Contest 2019 finalist, Collin Goel! Collin finished 7th grade this past school year. The story he submitted is called “The Guitarist.”  This has to be one of the best moments of my life. I applied for the prestigious California...
The Invention Girls by Ruby Chien

The Invention Girls by Ruby Chien

Today we are featuring Inklings Book Contest 2019 finalist, Ruby Chien! Ruby finished 3rd grade this past school year. The story she submitted is called “The Invention Girls.” We asked Ruby what she likes best about her story and she said, “The bad guy is really...
Invisible Girl by Kylie Chen

Invisible Girl by Kylie Chen

Today we are featuring Inklings Book Contest 2019 finalist, Kylie Chen! Kylie finished 7th grade this past school year. The story she submitted is called “Invisible Girl”  Clouds roll through the dark sky, covering the glowing moon with fine, grey mist. Raindrops...
Color by Jade Wang

Color by Jade Wang

Today we are featuring Inklings Book Contest 2019 finalist, Jade Wang! Jade finished 9th grade this past school year. The story she submitted is called “Color.” We asked Jade what she likes best about her story and she said, “The idea that you can overcome...
Just a Chess Game by Grace Henson

Just a Chess Game by Grace Henson

Today we are featuring Inklings Book Contest 2019 finalist, Grace Henson! Grace finished 8th grade this past school year. The story she submitted is called “Just a Chess Game”    “Clean Grandpa’s attic,” they said. “It’s not that bad,” they said. Well, the mile high...

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