Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Thursday Prompt: Grab Bag

Happy Thursday! It's that time again! Let's have some fun with a grab bag of 15 words to use in a 1500 word flash fiction. The goal is to use all of the words in the randomly generated grab bag below in your story. The words can not be altered from their present form. They can be capitalized, that is the only alteration, but, can be used in any order. Ready? Okay here's your grab bag list check them out then get started on your next adventure.

Grab Bag list 


Spark Your Creativity!

Every Wednesday we offer you a special photo taken by our CEO Janet Beasley to help spark your creativity. Whether you're an author, a painter, a musician, or clay sculpture artist we think you'll find her photos very inspiring!

Morning Solitude

Happy Creating!

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Seats Are Filling Up - Register now to attend our FREE....

Journey to Publication
Adventure Seminar Registration

Reserve your seat today for September 17 
to attend our FREE Adventure Seminar!

It's FREE, fun, educational, and 
something you won't want to miss!

Add even more fun by making it an educational day trip regarding the arts, conservation, and/or history while visiting the beautiful historic town of 
Mount Dora, Florida

Look for our ad in Connect Magazine! (page 21)

As FPEA members who excel in the arts we understand and agree with the expected high levels of quality and positive results when it comes to education. This is one of the main reasons we have created the Journey to Publication
™ career path writing program for homeschooling.

We will be offering FREE consulting regarding the career path writing program PLUS a 10% discount, free stickers, and FREE shipping on orders placed during the event.

We invite you to get acquainted with the 
Journey to Publication™ Writing Program first hand! 

Journey to Publication™ Writing Program Adventure Seminar 
is FREE to attend on Sept. 17, 2015 (seating is limited)

Homeschooling educators and kids ages 12-18 (Please limit your party to 2 as seating is limited, one adult must accompany each child under 18.)

One Flight Up Cafe` 
440 N. Donnelly Street 
Mount Dora, Florida

Seating is limited!

This is a FREE seminar for homeschooling educators and kids (ages 12-18). Florida homeschooling residents will have the exclusive opportunity to meet and greet Journey to Publication creators and authors Janet Beasley (top left) and Jean E. Lane (bottom left) of JLB Creatives Publishing. 

There will be a presentation explaining in detail how this career path writing program works and fits into homeschooling. Actual copies of the writing program curriculum will be on hand for you to view.

After the presentation there will be plenty of time for questions and answers. Complimentary refreshments will be served. And  there is no obligation.  

Monday, August 24, 2015

Join us on the Journey!

Journey To Publication is a comprehensive writing curriculum that will take writing enthusiasts ages 12 is a NOVICE and an ADVANCED curriculum.
-112 on an adventurous journey from concept to completion of micro-fiction, essay, flash fiction, short story, or a novelette/novella. There

Journey To Publication™ is more than just learning the craft of writing. Yes, attending enthusiasts will be exposed to in depth basic creative writing skills, but in addition they will have the opportunity to participate in several highly interactive adventures (not all of the activities are writing), and be rewarded upon completion to name a few. Overseers will delight in being able to tailor the curriculum to meet the specific needs of their participating enthusiasts.

Journey To Publication was created, developed, and authored by your JLB Creatives Publishing Department Heads: CEO - author Janet Beasley, Senior Editor/author - Dar Bagby, Senior Financial Director/author - Jean E. Lane, Graphics Design Director/author Connie M. Thompson, and Media Director/author Elise VanCise. Together these outstanding literary enthusiasts hold a combined total of 100+ years in the industry.

Journey To Publication has been proven effective. Pickford Community Library's Young Writer's Workshop has using the curriculum over a period of three years. We are excited to be nearing publication of this one of a kind curriculum, a curriculum for aspiring authors who long to release the stories inside them.

See for yourself how well this program works by downloading one of the Pickford Community Libary's Young Writers Workshop Anthologies or the novela Protective Measures by Young Writer and JTP Enthusiast Jessica Arman. Just click HERE to download the anthology or novela for FREE. 

About Protective Measures by Jessica Arman
Imagine being stuck in school forever. Living there, working there, and eating every meal there. That’s whathas to do. What they don’t know is that this so-called slave school is run by Taryn’s father. This secret will lead to heartbreak and despair. Freedom will be had, but not without a heavy cost.
Taryn and every other kid from her town

2015 Pickford Community Library's Young Writers Workshop Anthology of Short Stories, Micro- and Flash-Fiction, and Poetry
These stories and poems, written by extremely talented 6th through 11th graders, will delight you with their imaginative content and expert presentation. You'll find vampires, wolves, lovers, and more who will take you from one end of the emotional spectrum to the other. You will marvel at the way only a few words can express such an expanse of creativity by young writers who are on their way to becoming well-known authors. Find out for yourself by reading the offerings in our 2015 anthology.

Learn more about this all inclusive curriculum and career path by visiting

For more about the Pickford Community Library Young Writers Workship visit and see their page along with all of our fantastic authors and the adventures they have waiting for you.

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JLB Creatives Editor Dar Bagby (L) and JLB Creatives CEO Janet Beasley (R)