How to make your kid an avid reader/writer

I never post advice for parents, but I thought this title was actually the objective of this post. “This is your vacation homework.” my mom would say. When I was a kid, my mother used to prepare vacation homework for me. I was the only kid in the family and didn´t have many friends, soContinue reading “How to make your kid an avid reader/writer”

Oh men! we´d better achieve our dreams or….

  Image source: blog.princetontutorial.com   Oh men, If I thought I would had a weekend like the previous one, years ago, I would have laughed really hard. I´ve always envisioned myself writing a novel in the late years of my life. I would say “SOMEDAY I will write a book, when I´m retired, and haveContinue reading “Oh men! we´d better achieve our dreams or….”

So what is it with young-adult fiction novels? I’m no teenager yet I can’t seem to drop Divergent from my hands….

Yes, when you hear about young-adult fiction novels, images of Twilight and other similar stories come to my mind. I know they are supposed to be directed to an audience of teenagers and young adults in general (say around 20 the most?), I don´t know. However, I went eagerly to watch all the Twilight seriesContinue reading “So what is it with young-adult fiction novels? I’m no teenager yet I can’t seem to drop Divergent from my hands….”