Blog Thoughts…
writing

Blog Thoughts…

This is my last blog for GirlsHeartBooks ūüė¶ and I’m really going to miss saying hello to you each month. I’ve been looking through my old posts and seeing if there’s anything helpful I can leave you with. Lots of my posts have featured my dogs, first Traffy, then Bella and now Freya. All of … Continue reading

Lightning Pens!
writing

Lightning Pens!

Quick quick quick – less than 2 weeks until the closing date for this year’s 500 words competition¬†¬†so get out that pen (if you haven’t already). If you’re aged between 5-13 there’s still time to enter an amazing story (until the 23rd Feb) and win loads of prizes. Here’s how you enter¬† and you can … Continue reading

Live or Rehearsed? – Megan Rix / Ruth Symes
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Live or Rehearsed? – Megan Rix / Ruth Symes

Some people prefer to rehearse a lot before¬†they give a performance and some are more¬†comfortable just ‘winging’ it. The first way can¬†lead to a polished professional performance, or not. The¬†second way to a natural and friendly one, or not. I think live and rehearsed performances are a bit like¬†writers who plan out their stories meticulously¬†before … Continue reading