Short Stories

Would you believe it if I said writing short stories is harder than writing chapter books? For me, it's true. Sure, writing books generally takes longer. But in a novel, you have hundreds of pages to develop your characters and resolve the conflict. In a short story, you have only a couple of pages or... Continue Reading →

Teens: Write an Award Winning Book!

The deadline for this year's Tweener Time Chapter Book Competition is coming up, and fast! Manuscripts are to be submitted between May 1st and July 1st, which means it's time to get started with your stories. Before you grab your notebooks, be sure to visit (or re-visit) to review the guidelines. The rules seem... Continue Reading →

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