Author Archives: Katie

Writing, Week 2

Assignment: Write five different story beginnings, each of them revolving around a description of snow. Try different points of view,…

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Bird Balls.

I thought I’d make some bird treats, I’m sure they’ll appreciate it considering it was -10 yesterday (nothing compared to…

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Oil Beetle

I observed three of these guys, while visiting the Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller park near Quechee, VT.  They were a little over an…

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Just Because

Normally, I would not be an advocate of animals in costumes.  But for an amusing reaction and a quick photo,…

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Ready, Set, Write!

Assignment:  Using third-person limited point of view and present-tense verbs, write a short opening scene (@300 words) from an unusual physical perspective.  Then write…

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Opened Shop

I’ve recently opened an Etsy shop to simply share what I make and to help encourage myself to continue creating…

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Halloween Crafts

Fall dream catchers: Ribbon rolled and folded into flowers: Painted jars perfect for a lit porch Halloween night:…

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Harvest Time

It’s finally getting colder out and the geese are flying. It’s time to start gathering some food for the winter!…

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