Monthly Archives: October 2014

Murder Mystery Night

“Death is looming.” Contrary to what everyone thought, I was invited to the will reading of Harry Killens IV. Yes, I am the Grim/death/scary, but I don’t have the habit of crashing will readings and dinner parties. I do have manners, mind … Continue reading

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The One-Syllable Activity

Hey y’all! We hope that your week is going well! Today, in meeting, WD members wrote pieces composed entirely of one-syllable words. Hopefully, this sparks some inspiration. 🙂 Happy writing!  

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Field Trip: The Getty Center

Going to a museum is always an adventure, and yesterday afternoon’s trip to the Getty was no exception. In this case, though, the biggest part of the adventure was literally going to the museum. LA’s public transit system gets a … Continue reading

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A Fantastic First Day

On Friday, we had a fantastic first day at our middle school volunteering sites! Veteran volunteers Hristiana (pointing) and Cameron (not pictured) did a phenomenal job as our newest site leaders. We’re expecting great things from them 🙂 If you are interested … Continue reading

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First Meeting: Welcome to the Den!

“Wow.” A few people looked over at me. I must have said it out loud. Wow. When I attended my first Writer’s Den meeting a couple of years ago, we barely filled up a small classroom in Bunche. Today, at … Continue reading

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EAF 2014 + Stuff to Get Excited About

Tabling at the Enormous Activities Fair is always intense, for lack of a better word. Yesterday was no different. In four hours, we consumed 1.5 bags of candy (we’ve done better), handed out a few hundred flyers, used the phrase “UCLA’s creative … Continue reading

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