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Writer Wars: Revival

By wallflower19February 18, 2013

I was just thinking a little today, and I realized that a bunch of the newer Sparklers might not know what Writer

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Send Us Your First Kiss Stories and You Could Be Featured on SparkLife!

By Emily WinterFebruary 6, 2013
Have you had your first kiss? Was is the best? The worst? Did you barf and faint and then come to, only... More  →
Send Us Your First Kiss Stories and You Could Be Featured on SparkLife!

How to Train Your Pet to Do Anything

By reidfaylorJanuary 23, 2013
FROM: wallflower19 Hey Reid! Can you please explain to me what the necessary components of an expository essay are? My mind... More  →
How to Train Your Pet to Do Anything

3 Teen Novelists Share The Best Advice They've Ever Heard

By Brandon SpecktorJanuary 16, 2013
"Being a teenager is so important." -Theo Lawrence "Maybe some day I'll write for adults. But only if they're good." -Deborah Heiligman Last night,¬†three... More  →
3 Teen Novelists Share The Best Advice They've Ever Heard

College Essays: The World I Came From

By Lauren PassellDecember 20, 2012
The Prompt: Describe the world you come from, for example, family, friends, school, city, etc., and describe how that has shaped your dreams... More  →
College Essays: The World I Came From

College Applications: Tricks to Stay Within the Word Limit

By Valerie BurnDecember 19, 2012
Word limits! They are the worst. Here, user dreberad struggles too make her essay 500 words. Fortunately, we have some... More  →
College Applications: Tricks to Stay Within the Word Limit

The Super-Spectacular Sparkler Handwriting Slideshow: Part Two!

By Jennifer GrudzieckiDecember 11, 2012
Welcome to Part Two of our handwriting contest! You probably saw¬†Part One, so you know we got HUNDREDS of handwriting... More  →
The Super-Spectacular Sparkler Handwriting Slideshow: Part Two!

The Super-Spectacular Sparkler Handwriting Slideshow: Part One!

By Jennifer GrudzieckiDecember 7, 2012
We asked for handwriting samples, and boy did you guys pull through! In fact, we got SO MANY submissions that we had... More  →
The Super-Spectacular Sparkler Handwriting Slideshow: Part One!

The Best NaNoWriMo Closing Sentences

By Dan_BergsteinNovember 30, 2012
As the last few hours of National Novel Writing Month tick by, hopefully you have your manuscript in good shape. Now all... More  →
The Best NaNoWriMo Closing Sentences

What's Your Worst Analogy?

By Jennifer GrudzieckiNovember 30, 2012
Analogies can be really good...or they can be really bad. And sometimes they can be so bad that they're really, really good.... More  →
What's Your Worst Analogy?