On a visit to a middle school in Philadelphia, I advise young writers to write very short stories that contain a beginning, a middle, and an end.
Just Write Two Pages
The Thanksgivukkah Advent Calendar Challenge: Juxtaposition and a Writing Prompt
Wrapping Up My Portuguese Class
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I juxtaposed three builds from the LEGO City Advent Calendar for each of the 8 nights of Hanukkah, which gave me an ideal prompt for my vignettes on Instagram.
My final exam in Portuguese prompts reflection on the importance of reading in learning languages and developing as a writer.
Children’s book reviewer and teacher Ed Spicer conveys his enthusiasm for book culture and reflects on building the foundation of a reading life.
A visit to The Cloisters in New York City is cause to reflect on the different fates of the Portuguese and Catalan languages.
I help Lego builder “brickplate” (Sid Dinsay) install his model of St. Patrick’s Cathedral at the Lego Store in Rockefeller Center.