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The Three Weirdos: Happy Ending

How is your week going? Good, I hope. I have finally finished the Three Weirdos, a comic book in my series on Critical Thinking for Beginning Readers. Phew… It didn’t take seventeen years as it took Tolkien to write The Lord of the Rings, but then 1. He was a genius 2. He had multiple … Continue reading

The Three Weirdos: Are Authors like their characters?

I’m just finishing up The Three Weirdos, a critical thinking comic book for beginner readers. I have particularly enjoyed Ono, the crazy-brave mouse. This made me wonder if Ono is my alter-ego-and if, therefore, I am a weirdo. Well I did grow up as the only girl among four brothers and a dozen boy cousins. … Continue reading

The Three Weirdos: For those who don’t quite fit in

Hope your week is going well. ­čÖé I am three-quarters done with the latest critical-thinking comic book for beginning readers. Every time I think, “Dang this is taking forever,” (which is every few hours) I remember that from start to finish, Lord of the Rings took J.R.R. Tolkein seventeen years.┬á┬áSeventeen years! The Three Weirdos is … Continue reading