Category Archives: Write Time Blog

Writer’s blog: the joys and craziness of being a writer and why I wouldn’t do anything else.

National Library Week

From the time I was born, my family moved around a lot. Perhaps not as much as some military brats I knew, but we moved enough to keep me off balance. But one place I’ve always felt at home are … Continue reading

Posted in Write Time Blog | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Oklahoma SPRINGS Forth

Spring in Oklahoma has arrived. Actually, it was banging rather loudly on the door in February when daffodils briefly flashed their cheery yellows. Thoughts of spring usually bring a smile to our faces and a bounce to our steps. After … Continue reading

Posted in Write Time Blog | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Why We Need Women’s History Month

Another Women’s History Month has come and gone. It’s important to reflect on how it started and why continue it each year. An awakening began in the U.S. in the 1970s. Women were largely invisible in the history books. For … Continue reading

Posted in Write Time Blog | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Girls Rock STEM

If you work in education, you know about STEM—Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math. In recent years, a strong STEM push has been occurring in our schools. The U.S. ranks 27 among developed nations in the proportion of students receiving degrees … Continue reading

Posted in Write Time Blog | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Amazing Women in History

Don’t forget to drop by Kerilynn Engel’s fascinating site, Amazing Women in History, to read about, well, amazing women in history. This is a site that looks at women you may not have heard of, but who should be in … Continue reading

Posted in Write Time Blog | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment