Shawna and Lizz

by Kim Patton • July 26, 2019

“Shawna and Lizz host a reading podcast called, “Getting Bookish” and they are delightful! They had me on Episode 17 and we talked for 20ish minutes about my first book as well as the writing process in general. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yymt1HEN66g Website: www.gettingbookish.com“

10 Resources for Writers

by Kim Patton • May 20, 2019

Writing is a team sport! I can’t survive one day without help from the outside. Sitting at a laptop wrestling with emotions, words, inner-criticism and self-doubt can be exhausting. Here are ten resources that have encouraged me on my writing journey. Ten of my Favorite Resources as a Writer 1. Writing Groups: Two local Writing […]

Books Like Gold: National Library Week 2019

by Kim Patton • April 9, 2019

Last week at the adult Spanish class I teach at Lake Sumter in Leesburg, we huddled around in plastic chairs and I cracked open a children’s book. Los Tres Osos. I prefaced our reading time with a disclaimer that I do NOT think they are children, but as beginners, the simple words and phrases of a […]