been too long! What have we been doing all year?
March 28, 2016, Anne confessed to Alise that she had a “Turning 30”
bucketlist. One of those items was writing a book. Alise said,
“You’re crazy, you only have a little over a year left”. After some
more discussion about the book, Anne said, “Do you want to
co-author with me?” On 5/17/17, Anne wrote that last words of a now
23 chapter novel, just days shy of her goal of turning 30. Team AA
Miller couldn’t be more proud, but we’ve enlisted ourselves with a
much bigger project than we ever realized.
Continue reading “Follow Our Journey: End of Summer 2017
The concept of the Enriching
Imagination series originally stemmed from the idea that being
innovative and imaginative has so many lasting benefits, yet often
we distract ourselves rather than feed into this creative pursuit.
Enriching Imagination Part One was about harvesting a love of
games and spontaneity while strengthening you and your young
imaginaries ability to create a story.
This past Christmas we got the
joy of getting Rory’s Story Cubes, and let me tell you both my
three and five year old children blew me away with what stories
they come up with. I hope you get the chance to experience it
yourself someday, it really is awesome. A bit silly, but
Continue reading “6 Gifts to Capture a Young Author’s
We finished Chapter 12 with 5.5K
words! Rory and Gabe spend a day together in a beautiful Wisconsin
setting on Lake Michigan. We learn a bit about Gabe’s life and
Continue reading “Follow Our Journey: December 2016
As a writer, I am honored when
someone shows interest in my book. But as a parent, I am over the
moon with pride when my children ask about the characters and want
to know more about how my book is going: Continue reading “6 Gift Ideas For Kids To Inspire Story
We finished Chapter 10 and 11!
We’ve added several new elements to the mystery that we hope will
keep readers on their toes. Not a lot of fantasy in either chapter,
but Joelle provides a new clue that throws Rory through a loop,
Gabe adds his insight (which of course is always on point), and we
get to meet Gabe’s business partner.
Continue reading “Follow Our Journey: November 2016