Laurie Bryant

Laurie Bryant is an award-winning playwright, author, screenwriter and journalist. A member of The Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators, she teaches 6th grade ELA at Lagrange Middle School in Dutchess County, NY and mentors writers of all ages.

Why Write? Filling empty space with compelling words

Why Write? Filling empty space with compelling words

Men and women climb mountains because they are there. Writers are compelled to put words on paper because they are not there…yet. Kids want to write. They have things to say. They want to tell stories, and comment on important events in their lives or their world. They want to create and be seen to

Men and women climb mountains because they are there. Writers are compelled to put words on paper because they are not there…yet. Kids want to write. They have things to say. They want to tell stories, and comment on important events in their lives or their world. They want to create and be seen to... read more