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CALLING ALL ASPIRING POETS: the Foyle Young Poets of the Year Contest Has BEGUN!

By AddisonJune 30, 2015
Now that it is officially summer, we imagine the Sparkleverse as a place brimming with potions, chocolate milk and of course, POETRY.... More  →
CALLING ALL ASPIRING POETS: the Foyle Young Poets of the Year Contest Has BEGUN!

20 Ways You Definitely SHOULD NOT Start Your Novel

By Josh SorokachJune 1, 2015
Writing is hard. In fact, that last sentence alone took us 20 minutes to construct, mostly because we were questioning every choice... More  →
20 Ways You Definitely SHOULD NOT Start Your Novel

Five Ways to Take Your Fanfic Mainstream

By KathApril 28, 2015
It's 2015, which means that any minute now, fan fiction will become as prolific and profitable as biblical fan art was in... More  →
Five Ways to Take Your Fanfic Mainstream

50 Signs You're a Writer

By RubyJanuary 23, 2015
When your friend suggested you go on a date with the guy from physics class, you screeched, "The guy from PHYSICS CLASS??? No... More  →
50 Signs You're a Writer

THE MINDHUT FICTION CONTEST WINNERS HAVE BEEN PICKED... and Soon All Will Be Revealed!

By Ryan BrittJanuary 16, 2015
Last week, The Mindhut Short Fiction Contest concluded, which for many of you, meant rushing to beat the deadline, but for us,... More  →
THE MINDHUT FICTION CONTEST WINNERS HAVE BEEN PICKED... and Soon All Will Be Revealed!
Fantasy Spells to Get Your Writing Magic Flowing for The MindHut Short Fiction Contest

Fantasy Spells to Get Your Writing Magic Flowing for The MindHut Short Fiction Contest

By Ryan BrittDecember 5, 2014
The MindHut Short Fiction contest is coming! Soon, you’ll have the chance to submit your very own short pieces for possible publication,... More  →

20 First Sentences Guaranteed to Improve Your Novel

By Brandon SpecktorNovember 17, 2014
One sentence can make or break an entire story, even before it’s written. Stephen King admits that the opening line... More  →
20 First Sentences Guaranteed to Improve Your Novel

Career Wha? The Science Writer

By Ashley Brooke RobertsSeptember 30, 2014
Career Wha? is designed to give you a little insight into different careers, because lots of teens have no clue what to... More  →
Career Wha? The Science Writer