Fridays With Phoenix!!

I haven’t done one of these in a while! First off, I printed out some Penable bookmarks, and don’t they look awesome? If you want to get your hands on one of these, head here. Recently, I’ve been reading Murder Most Unladylike by Robin Stevens. I have to say, this is a fantastic read! It’sContinue reading “Fridays With Phoenix!!”

Thursday Poetry Competition!!

Hi everyone, hope you’re doing fantastic and welcome back to another Poetry Competition! Today, the topic is adventures. You could make it up, or base it on real life experiences, you could write a poem about the adventures a book takes you on, it’s really up to you. Use your creativity and imagination and sendContinue reading “Thursday Poetry Competition!!”

Short Story Competition! For all ages! — Roaring Flames Writing Club.

The Roaring Flames Writing Club is holding an awesome short story competition! Hello Writers! First of all, we would like to apologize for being inactive for quite a long time. Second of all, we are hosting a short story competition! So, what is it, basically?  It is a story competition where you can send usContinue reading “Short Story Competition! For all ages! — Roaring Flames Writing Club.”

Thursday Poetry Competition – The Results!

Hi everyone, I hope you’re doing fabulous and here is the results of last week’s poetry competition! Contestants had to write a poem.. But with a story inside it, and we received a lot of awesome entries. Now for the winner…. The winner is…SAGAR! Congratulations! Here is the awesome poem he has written: All ofContinue reading “Thursday Poetry Competition – The Results!”

Interview with Special Author, Windy Harris!

Hi everyone, I hope you’re doing fantastic and here is an interview with a very special author, Windy Harris! Windy Lynn Harris writes personal essays, short stories, flash, nonfiction, and novels from her desk in sunny Phoenix, Arizona. She is the author of Writing & Selling Short Stories & Personal Essays: The Essential Guide to GettingContinue reading “Interview with Special Author, Windy Harris!”

The Anything Is Penable #9

Hi everyone, it’s Phoenix here and welcome back to another awesome writing challenge! For those who are new, every Sunday we will be doing the Anything is Penable Challenge and anyone can participate! How does it work? We will give you a topic, and sometimes it’s going to be crazy, random topics, to put your writing skillsContinue reading “The Anything Is Penable #9”

Vote for free, online writing courses!!

Hello amazing followers, I hope you’re all doing well! I need your vote. I’m planning to launch a Penable Academy by the end of September (if I can) with FREE writing courses for anyone to access and learn from. There will be lessons from different Authors and lots of amazing courses. So.. Do you thinkContinue reading “Vote for free, online writing courses!!”

Thursday Poetry Competition – The Results!

Hi everyone, I hope you’re doing fabulous and here is the results of last week’s poetry competition! Contestants had to write about Seasons, and we received a lot of awesome entries. Now for the winner…. The winner is… Kim from Kim’smagic! Congratulations! Here is the beautiful piece she has written: Mist laden emerald grass,The skyContinue reading “Thursday Poetry Competition – The Results!”

Results of the Penable 2020 KIDS COMP

Hello! I know the results were due two days ago, so apologies, but here they are! Last month, Penable held a special short story competition.. For kids! I received many amazing entries and it was difficult to choose the winners. In the 5 – 8 category… The winner is 7 year old Benji B! CongratulationsContinue reading “Results of the Penable 2020 KIDS COMP”

The Anything Is Penable Challenge #8

Hi everyone! I hope you’re all doing fantastic and welcome back to another awesome writing challenge! For those who are new, every Sunday we will be doing the Anything is Penable Challenge and anyone can participate! How does it work? We will give you a topic, and sometimes it’s going to be crazy, random topics, to putContinue reading “The Anything Is Penable Challenge #8”

How to deal with Writer’s block – 10 Steps

Many of you have been asking for more informative posts, so today I’m going to explain what is Writer’s block and how to deal with it. So, What is Writer’s block? And no, it isn’t a cheese. There you go. And actually, many people have Writer’s block, almost every writer suffers from it! It isn’tContinue reading “How to deal with Writer’s block – 10 Steps”

Thursday Poetry Competition!!

Hey everyone, I hope you’re doing fantastic and welcome back to another Poetry Competition. Today’s topic is…. Seasons! Summer, Winter, Spring or Fall, or you can write about all of them! Okay everyone, we want you to send in your AWESOME work on Seasons or anything related to seasons. Please stick to the topic. SoContinue reading “Thursday Poetry Competition!!”

Thursday Poetry Competition – The Results!

Hello everyone! I hope you’re all doing fantastic! Last week, our contestants got to choose what to write about, and the entries sent in were awesome! Now for the winner…. The winner is… Jamal – e- Fatima! Congratulations 🎊! You get the Penable Award along with all of the runner ups! Here is the amazingContinue reading “Thursday Poetry Competition – The Results!”

Last Day For The Penable Kids Short Story Competition!!

Any last entries? Hurry and enter! Last entries have until midnight to enter for free. If you really want to enter and have no time, you may have a day more, but contact us first: penableme@gmail.com Find out the details of the comp here: https://penable.net/2020/08/04/the-penable-short-story-competition-for-kids/ Register here: https://penable.net/kids-comp/ Stay safe,

Chadwick Boseman Tribute – Guest Post by Zamadlomo

Zamadlomo has been nominated for the penable award three times! Which means she gets to write a guest post on Penable! Well done Zamadlomo! She decided to write a poem about Chadwick Boseman. ………………  Chadwick Boseman Tribute Our very own king Who possessed so much zingA black man with purpose and special talentWho inspired the worldContinue reading “Chadwick Boseman Tribute – Guest Post by Zamadlomo”

The Anything Is Penable Challenge #7

Hello and welcome back to another Penable Challenge. For those who are new, every Sunday we will be doing the Anything is Penable Challenge and anyone can participate! How does it work? We will give you a topic, and sometimes it’s going to be crazy, random topics, to put your writing skills to the test. Because justContinue reading “The Anything Is Penable Challenge #7”

2 days left to enter the Kids short story Competition!!!

Hey everyone, there is only two days left to enter our Kids Short Story competition! If you’re between the ages of 5 -15 and love writing, then don’t hesitate to enter! If you’re not, then I’d really appreciate it if you could spread the news, reblog this post and share this. Find out more aboutContinue reading “2 days left to enter the Kids short story Competition!!!”

Should you put a prologue in your book?

Should you put a prologue at the beginning of your book? First off, what is a prologue? A prologue is the opening to a story and comes before chapter one. It introduces characters, gives background details and conveys important information to the reader. Secondly, is a prologue necessary? Well it’s kind of necessary if youContinue reading “Should you put a prologue in your book?”

Thursday Poetry Competition!!

Hello everyone, I hope you’re all doing well and welcome back to another Thursday Poetry Competition! Today’s topic is….. You choose! Every three weeks, we will not have a topic, you can choose and write about whatever you want! So hand it in, writers this is your chance to show your talent! How do I submitContinue reading “Thursday Poetry Competition!!”

Thursday Poetry Competition – The Results!

Hello everyone! I hope you’re all doing fantastic! Last week, contestants had to write about: Something that makes you smile. For this competition, the lovely Kim from Kim’s magic judged! Thank you so much Kim, and you did a spectacular job. 👏 Kim chose two winners, she couldn’t choose between them as they were bothContinue reading “Thursday Poetry Competition – The Results!”

The Anything Is Penable Challenge #6

Hello everyone, I hope you’re all doing well and welcome back to another Penable Challenge! For those who are new, every Sunday we will be doing the Anything is Penable Challenge and anyone can participate! How does it work? We will give you a topic, and sometimes it’s going to be crazy, random topics, to put yourContinue reading “The Anything Is Penable Challenge #6”

11 Days to go! Enter the short story competition for Kids!

Quick reminder, there is 11 days left till our kids short story competition ends! If you’re between the age of 5 and 15 and love to write, don’t hesitate to register and send in your work! If you’re an adult, then please spread the news to any children you know. Find out more about theContinue reading “11 Days to go! Enter the short story competition for Kids!”

Thursday Poetry Competition – The Results!!

Hello everyone! I hope you’re all doing fantastic! Last week, contestants had to write about: An animal you think is beautiful or strange. I received a lot of amazing entries! And now for the winner…. The winner is…The Knight Of The Pen!! Congratulations 🎊 ✨👍 Here is the amazing piece he wrote.. He’s a largeContinue reading “Thursday Poetry Competition – The Results!!”

Books that are trending in 2020!

Looking for new, awesome books to add to your reading radar? Check out these books that are trending in 2020! 1. Becoming, by Michelle Obama. This book was extremely popular in 2019 and now, it’s still a number one bestseller and a Netflix Documentary. Click on the image to view it on Amazon. 2. WhereContinue reading “Books that are trending in 2020!”

A short story…The Time Machine

Hi everyone, it’s Phoenix here and today I’m going to share a short story with you that I wrote quite a while back. It’s about a crazy scientist and his seven year old daughter, Liz. Enjoy! The time machine My father is a scientist. A great one. He renovated our front room which was massive,Continue reading “A short story…The Time Machine”

The Anything Is Penable Challenge #5

Hi everyone, it’s Phoenix here and welcome back to another awesome writing challenge! For those who are new, every Sunday we will be doing the Anything is Penable Challenge and anyone can participate! How does it work? We will give you a topic, and sometimes it’s going to be crazy, random topics, to put your writing skillsContinue reading “The Anything Is Penable Challenge #5”

Top tips for writing a Book Review

Hi everyone, it’s Phoenix here and I hope you’re all doing fantastic! Today I’m going to share some of my top tips for writing book reviews. 1. Tell the reader what you liked or disliked about the book. Readers like it when you note down your opinions, so don’t make your review too, too formal.Continue reading “Top tips for writing a Book Review”

Thursday Poetry Competition!!

Hi everyone, it’s Phoenix here and welcome back to another Thursday Poetry Competition! Today I want you to write about…. An animal you think is beautiful or strange. This is a interesting topic – you probably weren’t expecting this! But I’d love to see what you come up with. So hand it in, writers thisContinue reading “Thursday Poetry Competition!!”

Thursday Poetry Competition – The Results..

Hi everyone, it’s Phoenix and here are the results for last week’s conp! This time, our competition was judged by an amazing fellow blogger, Zamadlomo! Thank you so much Zamadlomo!! Lots of you took part in last week’s comp and the topic was storms. And now for the winner…. The winner is.. Kim from Kimmagic!Continue reading “Thursday Poetry Competition – The Results..”

3 common Story Writing MISTAKES Writers make!

Hi everyone, it’s Phoenix here and today we’re going to go over some of the most common writing mistakes people make when writing stories. Don’t write about A PLAIN WORLD. This is a very common mistake writers make. Readers want description. They want to be transported to a different world, a different land. Many writersContinue reading “3 common Story Writing MISTAKES Writers make!”

The Anything Is Penable Challenge #4

Hi everyone, it’s Phoenix here and it’s Sunday which means another Anything Is Penable Challenge! For those who are new, every Sunday we will be doing the Anything is Penable Challenge and anyone can participate! How does it work? We will give you a topic, and sometimes it’s going to be crazy, random topics, toContinue reading “The Anything Is Penable Challenge #4”

Interview with Special Author, Kayla Ann!!

Hey everyone, I hope you’re all having a fantastic Sunday, today we have a special guest, Author, Kayla Ann! Before we start the interview, here is a short bio of Kayla Ann for those who don’t know much about her: Kayla Ann is an English teacher, avid reader, and rising author who just recently releasedContinue reading “Interview with Special Author, Kayla Ann!!”

Fridays with Phoenix! #2

Hey everyone, welcome back to another Fridays with Phoenix where I write about my lifestyle and the crazy but cute life of my eleven month old kitten! Oh, before I start, has anyone checked out our homepage? It’s new and improved – because the old one wasn’t that great. Check it out here. I wasContinue reading “Fridays with Phoenix! #2”

Thrilling writing prompts…

Hi everyone! Today I’m going to share some thrilling writing prompts, so get your pens out people! 1. You wake up one night to the sound of Siri. She answers a question that you didn’t ask, but you powered down your phone before you went to bed. And you live alone. 2. You’re searching upContinue reading “Thrilling writing prompts…”

Thursday Poetry Competition!!

Hey everyone, it’s Phoenix here and welcome back to another poetry competition! The topic is… Storms! Think about the colours, the sounds and you don’t always have to think of a storm in a gloomy way… Okay everyone, we want you to send in your AWESOME work on storms or anything related to storms. PleaseContinue reading “Thursday Poetry Competition!!”

The Penable Short Story competition…… FOR KIDS!!!

Hey everyone, today we have a very special announcement… We’ll be having a short story competition for kids! 🎉🎉🎉 We’ll still be having our Thursday Poetry Competitions, but this comp is only for those between the age of five to fifteen. If you’re a kid, or have kids, then feel free to enter! Before youContinue reading “The Penable Short Story competition…… FOR KIDS!!!”

Interview with Special Award winning Author – K.M Weiland!!

Hey everyone, I hope you’re doing great! So today we have a very special guest on Penable, K.M Weiland, she is an amazing lady and author of several award winning books. She is the creator of helping writers become Authors and even has a channel on YouTube where you can watch videos with writing tips,Continue reading “Interview with Special Award winning Author – K.M Weiland!!”

I’m taking a break from Penable!

Hi everyone, hope you’re all doing well. I’ve decided to take a short break from blogging and posting on Penable, don’t worry, I’m not leaving forever, it’s just for the next 10 days. I won’t be reading all your wonderful blogs, sorry, but I’ll surely sit down after my short break and read them all!Continue reading “I’m taking a break from Penable!”

Thursday poetry competition – The Results!

Hey everyone, it’s Phoenix here and last week, contestants had to write a funny or nonsense poem! Lots of people took part in this fun comp and sent in their amazing work! I had a great time reading all the poems and here is the winner….. The winner is… Zamadlomo!!! Congratulations, you get the PenableContinue reading “Thursday poetry competition – The Results!”

Sunshine Blogger Award!!

Hiya everyone, it’s Phoenix here and I haven’t done an award post in a while! A MASSIVE thank you to Chloe who nominated for me for the Sunshine Blogger Award, Chloe is an amazing blogger who posts wonderful poems, informative and helpful articles and fun reads! Check out her blog and make sure you followContinue reading “Sunshine Blogger Award!!”

The Anything Is Penable Challenge #3

Hiya everyone, it’s Phoenix here and it’s Sunday which means that we have another challenge! For those who are new, every Sunday we will be doing the Anything is Penable Challenge and anyone can participate! How does it work? We will give you a topic, and sometimes it’s going to be crazy, random topics, to put yourContinue reading “The Anything Is Penable Challenge #3”

500 FOLLOWERS!!! 😱 🎉🎉🎉 And a surprise…..

🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉 YESSSSS!!!!! Thank you all so so so so sooooooooooooooooooo much!!! I’m really happy and appreciate all the kindness and support! I want you to know that I think you’re all awesome! And to celebrate Penable getting 500 FOLLOWERS, I’ve decided to create a FREE monthly newsletter for Penable, which will have writing tips, quotesContinue reading “500 FOLLOWERS!!! 😱 🎉🎉🎉 And a surprise…..”

Interview with Special Author, Miriam Yvette!

Hiya everyone, it’s Phoenix here and today we have a special guest and author on Penable, Miriam Yvette, who has kindly agreed to do an interview with us! Welcome to Penable, Miriam Yvette! Interview How many books have you published? I have officially published three books, The Birth Volume 1, Lola, and The Conflict Volume2, however; the last one isContinue reading “Interview with Special Author, Miriam Yvette!”

Fridays with Phoenix #1

Hey everyone! Welcome to our first Fridays with Phoenix, I hope you’re all doing well and you’re all safe and happy! I’ve decided that every Friday, I’ll talk about my lifestyle, writing progress, some random thoughts and of course, the absolutely cute and crazy life of my ten month old kitten…Lil Phoenix! So let’s start!Continue reading “Fridays with Phoenix #1”

I need your help!

Hiya everyone, it’s Phoenix here. I hope you’re all well. I’ve been doing Penable for a while now. During this time, I have written over one hundred posts, gained almost five hundred followers, and published two books! I could not have done this without your amazing support, feedback, and praise. Don’t worry guys- I’m notContinue reading “I need your help!”

Guest post – A poem by Nima Mohan

Hiya everyone, it’s Phoenix here and we have another guest post for you! Today, we have a poem by.. Nima Mohan! If you haven’t checked out her blog already, do it now because it’s honestly amazing! Don’t forget to follow her blog, the tenth zodiac. So Nima has written a beautiful poem for us calledContinue reading “Guest post – A poem by Nima Mohan”

Thursday Poetry competition!!

Hiya everyone, it’s Phoenix here 🤗 And if you’re looking for somewhere to put your amazing poetry skills to the test then enter this comp! Today’s I want you to write a poem that is funny, nonsense, ridiculous or all three! Roald Dahl was an expert in creating nonsense poems, and even made up hisContinue reading “Thursday Poetry competition!!”

Thursday poetry competition – The Results!

Hiya everyone, it’s Phoenix here and I’ve got the results for last Thursday’s poetry competition! This time, contestants could choose any style of poetry they liked, limericks, sonnet, ect. But there was a twist. They had to start each verse with the same letter. And now I reveal the winner…. The winner of this weekContinue reading “Thursday poetry competition – The Results!”

Who Was Charlotte Bronte?

Hiya everyone, it’s Phoenix here! There are many great writers in the world and we keep hearing the name Charlotte Bronte…so I decided to do a short introduction to her! Charlotte Brontë was the eldest of the three, well know Brontë sisters, who eventually wrote novels which became classics in English Literature. Charlotte was bornContinue reading “Who Was Charlotte Bronte?”

Guest post – A poem by Kamya Seervi

Hiya everyone, hope you’re all doing well, today we have a special blogger at Penable, Kamya Seervi! She has written a beautiful poem for her guest post on Penable, and it’s about how she has changed after becoming a part of the WordPress family. Here it is…. Entering the realm of WordPress Before I enteredContinue reading “Guest post – A poem by Kamya Seervi”

What happened to Princess? – Cover reveal!

Hiya everyone, it’s Phoenix here and if you remember, for the past couple of weeks, I have been posting a few chapters of my horror/mystery story – What happened to Princess? I started it off as a really short story, but everyone just asked for more and more and it was really popular! You canContinue reading “What happened to Princess? – Cover reveal!”

The Anything Is Penable Challenge! #2

Hiya everyone, it’s Phoenix here and though we only started this challenge last week – it is very popular! For those who are new, every Sunday we will be doing the Anything is Penable Challenge and anyone can participate! How does it work? We will give you a topic, and sometimes it’s going to beContinue reading “The Anything Is Penable Challenge! #2”

Book Review: A Pocketful Of Stars ✨

Hello lovely people! It’s Phoenix here and today I’ve come with a book review! A Pocketful of Stars By Aisha Bushby Review: Safiya and her mum rarely see eye to eye. But when her mum falls ill, something mysterious happens. Safiya finds herself transported back in time to her mum’s childhood home in Kuwait. AndContinue reading “Book Review: A Pocketful Of Stars ✨”

Bookmarks for book lovers!

Hiya everyone! It’s Phoenix here! Okay, just a quick note: if you don’t like books, don’t read this post! So I’ve created some bookmarks, here are a few designs: 1. I really like this design, the floral print and the quote. Want this bookmark? Wait till the end of this post for more info! 2.Continue reading “Bookmarks for book lovers!”

A word party in a one blog – An AMAZING poem by Jiayali!

Kind, kind Jiayali – one of my readers and fellow bloggers – has written a beautiful poem on Penable on their blog! Check it out! Thank you Jiayali! Week after a week,It comes and goes,A gathering of words,A party in a blog… Week after a week,It reminds that you can,Where you make your own cakeContinue reading “A word party in a one blog – An AMAZING poem by Jiayali!”

Thursday Poetry competition!!

Hiya everyone, welcome back to another Thursday Poetry Competition! Today, I want you to experiment with different styles of poetry, sonnets, limericks, ect. And you choose the topic!!! However, there’s a twist… You must begin each verse with the same letter! Let’s put your writing skills to the test… Because there’s another twist… Nah, I’mContinue reading “Thursday Poetry competition!!”

What’s your favourite….?

Hiya everyone, and today I’m going to be doing a ‘What’s your favourite?’ – with myself! Get ready to learn a lot more about me! What’s your favourite…. Colour? Blue. Movie? The Hunger Games… Or maybe the Lion King 😏 Animal? Cat. Obviously. Book? Anne of Green Gables Film genre? Action and adventure Emoji? 😺Continue reading “What’s your favourite….?”

Thursday poetry competition – The Results!!!

Hiya everyone! It’s Phoenix! And here are the results for last week’s epic competition! The topic was chosen by Nima Mohan – thank you Nima – colours. The contestants had to write about their favourite colours and this one got a lotttt of entries!! And now. For. The. Winner! The Winner is…. KIM from Kim’sContinue reading “Thursday poetry competition – The Results!!!”

How to achieve your goals

Hiya everyone! It’s Phoenix here! Everyone has goals in life. Maybe you have a goal to learn another language, or learn to cook Turkish cuisine by the end of the month….. or.. You have a goal to finish your book! It’s always good to aim high for the sky, but don’t hesitate to start low.Continue reading “How to achieve your goals”

Writing Course – PART TWO — Roaring Flames Writing Club

Hi everyone, it’s Phoenix and I work with the Roaring Flames writing club. If you’re new here, I would advise to go back to part one of the course and start there first. Warm welcomes to part two of the course! Just a reminder, if you have joined this course, you must participate in the […]Continue reading “Writing Course – PART TWO — Roaring Flames Writing Club”

The Brand New….. Anything is Penable Challenge!!!

Hiya everyone, it’s Phoenix and I’ve got a brand new challenge for all the amazing writers out there! Okay, so it’s not a competition – so there won’t be any winners…. However if you do paricipate in this challenge a lot, and you visit Penable regularly, and you comment on a lot of posts… ThenContinue reading “The Brand New….. Anything is Penable Challenge!!!”

The Penable hall of fame 🎉🎉🎉🎉

Yup, we’ve now got a hall of fame! This page may be empty, but will soom be overflowing with amazing writers and special guests! Check it out here. Only rarely will people get the chance to appear here, so…. How do you get a chance to be on the wall in our hall of fame?Continue reading “The Penable hall of fame 🎉🎉🎉🎉”

Writing Course – PART ONE — Roaring Flames Writing Club.

Hi there, my name is Phoenix and I work with the Roaring Flames Writing Club. Warm welcomes to part one of the roaring flames writing course! Just a reminder, if you have joined this course, you must participate in the homework at the end of this post, however there is no deadline. I really hope […]Continue reading “Writing Course – PART ONE — Roaring Flames Writing Club.”

The Sunshine Blogger Award!!!

I took a break from awards for a while, but now I’m back! A massive thank you to Ikwords who nominated for this award! Their blog is really cool and awesome, so make sure you check it out here. Rules of the Award: • Thank the person who nominated you and provide a link backContinue reading “The Sunshine Blogger Award!!!”

Brand new: WRITING COURSE COMING SOON! — Roaring Flames Writing Club.

Hi Everyone! I’m going to be doing a writing course on the Roaring Flames writing club. Feel free to join! Hi there, it’s Phoenix and I’m so super excited to announce that I will be doing a two day writing course on the Roaring Flames writing club! I will post the first part on SaturdayContinue reading “Brand new: WRITING COURSE COMING SOON! — Roaring Flames Writing Club.”

Thursday Poetry competition!!

Hello to all my wonderful friends and followers, and here is another Thursday Poetry competition! The topic for today was picked by Nima Mohan, who kindly suggested that I should do colours. So what’s your favourite colour? What does it make you feel? However this comp will be a little bit different… The topic isContinue reading “Thursday Poetry competition!!”

What happened to Princess? – PART THREE OF MY HORROR STORY!

Hello lovely people! It’s Phoenix here 🤗 and I’ve come with the third, much waited part of my horror story, What happened to Princess? Sorry for the long wait, but here it is! If you’re new here, and haven’t read part one and two, please do that first, or you won’t know what’s happening here.Continue reading “What happened to Princess? – PART THREE OF MY HORROR STORY!”

Thursday poetry competition – the results!

Hello everyone! 😁 Yup, its me again, Phoenix and I’ve come with the results of last week’s comp! The topic was memories and childhood, a very interesting one. Contestants had to write about a memory or a story from when they were little in of course, poetry form. And now the winner…. 🎉🎉🎉 ZAMADLOMO! 🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉Continue reading “Thursday poetry competition – the results!”

The big day is here! Our first ever activity!! Penscape #1-July 2020 — Roaring Flames Writing Club.

Our first challenge! Join in everyone! I’m looking forward to reading all the amazing entries, have fun and be as imaginative and creative as possible! Welcome to our first EVER activity!! So..what do YOU think this activity is? Any guesses? Anyone? Put them down in the comments! Okay. Enough with the suspense now. Let’s moveContinue reading “The big day is here! Our first ever activity!! Penscape #1-July 2020 — Roaring Flames Writing Club.”

Write a review for Penable!

Hi everyone! As the end of June is closing in, as usual, I am collecting reviews on how everyone is finding Penable! Please head to our review page here and leave a comment on how you’re finding Penable! Are our tips useful and helpful? Are you having an enjoyable time writing with us? How areContinue reading “Write a review for Penable!”

Special Interview with Author DIDI OVIATT! — Roaring Flames Writing Club

As you know, Penable and the ethereal unicorn have created a writing club. Yesterday, we interviewed a special author, Didi Oviatt!!!! Welcome to the Roaring Flames Writing club! Today, we have a special visitor – Didi Oviatt! Didi Oviatt is a wonderful author, who has published many of her suspenseful stories! You can find herContinue reading “Special Interview with Author DIDI OVIATT! — Roaring Flames Writing Club”

How to stay motivated to write!

Hi there! ✨ Today’s post is on how to stay motivated for writing. I know that a lot of people are trying to stay motivated when they’re working on a book, essay, speech and so on. You may be working on a book, essay or speech and if so then you need this post! 1.Continue reading “How to stay motivated to write!”

Things to keep in mind when writing a book

Hey there! I know that loads of people reading are into story writing so here are a few tips and things to keep in mind when writing a book! Enjoy! Avoid writing prologues. They can be annoying at times and they cause the reader to lose interest quickly. Try to leave out the part thatContinue reading “Things to keep in mind when writing a book”

How to make a DIY NOTEBOOK! – The Penable Magazine 2020

Want to learn how to make your own, super cool, super easy, DIY Notebook?????? Buy the Penable Magazine 2020 to find out! With writing tips, book reviews, author interviews and plenty more intriguing articles, the Penable magazine 2020 is fit for any aspiring author or writer out there!! Click here to buy the Penable MagazineContinue reading “How to make a DIY NOTEBOOK! – The Penable Magazine 2020”

Book Review – THE CUCKOO SONG

Welcome back to another book review!! THE CUCKOO SONG by Frances Hardinge REVIEW: When Triss wakes up after an accident, she knows that something is very wrong. She is insatiably hungry; her sister seems scared of her and her parents whisper behind closed doors. She looks through her diary to try to remember, but theContinue reading “Book Review – THE CUCKOO SONG”

What’s here!? — Roaring Flames Writing Club.

As you may know, me and Rishika Jain from the ethereal unicorn have created the roaring flames writing club! Learn what’s coming up… Get your pens out everybody!!!! Greetings everybody! Let me begin by introducing myself. I am Rishika Jain and I am so proud to be working on this club with Phoenix, who isContinue reading “What’s here!? — Roaring Flames Writing Club.”

Thursday Poetry competition!!!

Meow there! ✨✨ Welcome to another Thursday Poetry Competition!!! Today’s topic is….. Childhood and Memories! Okay everyone, we want you to send in your AWESOME work on childhood or anything related to childhood and Memories. Please stick to the topic. How do I submit my work? Part of submitting is to follow Penable and tell at least two people aboutContinue reading “Thursday Poetry competition!!!”

Penable has been UPGRADED!!!

🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉 Yayyyy! Penable no longer has wordpress.com in the site address! The new one is: penable.net We have upgraded Penable, which means.. No more WordPress Ads 🎉🎉🎉🎉 And that Penable will soon be using another template and design making it look AWESOME! Whoo hoo! Thank you everyone for loving my blog, following and supporting, andContinue reading “Penable has been UPGRADED!!!”

Join our brand new Roaring Flames Writing Club now!!

Penable and The Ethereal Unicorn are bringing you.. A writing club!! Check out the post below for more details: What is writing to you? Do you sometimes feel the need to pour your heart out on paper? Do you have that “writer” in you? Are you looking for a place where you can just beContinue reading “Join our brand new Roaring Flames Writing Club now!!”

Thursday Poetry competition – the results!

Meow there ✨✨✨ It’s been a busy week and we come to another beautiful Wednesday. Last week’s challenge was dreams. Contestants had to write something related to dreams and night time. And the winner is…. Drum roll… KIM’S MAGIC!!!! Congratulations Kim! Well done! Here is her amazing piece of work: When the world is lostContinue reading “Thursday Poetry competition – the results!”

THE PENABLE MAGAZINE 2020 IS OUT NOW! BUY IT NOW!

Meow there!!! ✨✨✨ The Penable Magazine 2020 is out NOW and available as an ebook on Amazon kindle books. So DOWNLOAD THE APP KINDLE BOOKS AND BUY THE PENABLE MAGAZINE 2020! You can purchase it here: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B08BR1WM42/ref=mp_s_a_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=The+Penable+magazine+2020&qid=1592981019&sr=8-1 WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR????? 😃 With Author interviews, book reviews, writing tips and fun articles, the PenableContinue reading “THE PENABLE MAGAZINE 2020 IS OUT NOW! BUY IT NOW!”

5 of my favourite WRITING QUOTES

Here are ten of my favourite writing quotes: 1. We spend too much of our time trying to perfect our work, trying to be the next Shakespeare and the next JK Rowing, but we don’t need to be. To us as writers, our work will never seem perfect, and that’s normal! We just have toContinue reading “5 of my favourite WRITING QUOTES”

400 FOLLOWERS!!!! 🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉

😱😱😱😱😱😱😱 😮😮😮😮😮😮😮😮😮 🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉 400 FOLLOWERS!!!! Thank you EVERYONE! I got a notification this morning from WordPress that I have received 400 followers and I’m soooooooo HAPPY!!! 🎉🎉🎉Whoop, whoop! Wow, this is really awesome news! EACH AND EVERY ONE OF YOU ARE AWESOME!!!!! I am really, truly grateful and over the MOON to receive 400 followersContinue reading “400 FOLLOWERS!!!! 🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉”

Book Review – The Island At The End of Everything

Apologies for not posting in a while, I’ve been busy with the Penable Magazine 2020, and now I’m bringing you amazing guys a… book review! This book is called the Island at the end of everything by Kiran Millwood Hargrave. REVIEW: Ami lives on Culion, an island for people who have leprosy. Her mother isContinue reading “Book Review – The Island At The End of Everything”

What do you do when you get a new book? – POLL

I want to know what you do when you recieve or buy a new book. Take this awesome poll and comment down below which option you picked! Want to know what I voted? Guess in the comments section! Thank you for voting, remember to tell us what you voted and guess which I picked! Love,Continue reading “What do you do when you get a new book? – POLL”

Thursday Poetry Competition!!

Finally, the poetry competitions are back! Today’s topic is… Dreams! Okay everyone, we want you to send in your AWESOME work on dreams or anything related to dreams. Please stick to the topic. So hand it in, writers this is your chance to show your talent! How do I submit my work? Part of submittingContinue reading “Thursday Poetry Competition!!”

5 FANCY words to add to your Vocabulary!

Want to improve, expand and broaden your Vocabulary? Check out these 5 fancy words! ELUCIDATE – to explain or make something clear PERFUNCTORY – something done without much care or attention SCINTILLATING – something fascinating or brilliantly clever DISCOMBOBULATE – to confuse someone QUINTESSENTIAL – the perfect example of something There! Now go talk likeContinue reading “5 FANCY words to add to your Vocabulary!”

Sneak Peek – The Penable Magazine 2020

Want to know what’s going to be inside the Penable Magazine 2020? 😃 Take a look: Quotes Author interview Book review Fun stuff Writers corner Story tips Prompts Writing Challenges Quizzes Tips from several different Authors What to write about when you’re bored How to make a DIY notebook 10 ideas for your next horrorContinue reading “Sneak Peek – The Penable Magazine 2020”

RESULTS OF THE PENABLE MAGAZINE 2020 COMPETITION!!!!!!!!!!!

Two weeks ago, Penable launched a competition where contestants had to write a poem, short story, short speech or creative piece of writing. The prize was that five winners’ work will appear in our Penable 2020 Magazine, in the writers corner. We received over 50 entries for this comp! Now for the results: BUT FIRSTContinue reading “RESULTS OF THE PENABLE MAGAZINE 2020 COMPETITION!!!!!!!!!!!”

LAST DAY FOR THE PENABLE MAGAZINE 2020 COMPETITION!!!!

Today is the last day for this competition to be open. Get your short story, poem or short speech or any creative writing piece published in our 2020 Penable Magazine If you haven’t entered, please head to this link: https://penableme.wordpress.com/2020/05/29/enter-this-competition-and-get-your-work-published-in-our-magazine/ And submit your piece. Best of luck to you all! The results will be revealedContinue reading “LAST DAY FOR THE PENABLE MAGAZINE 2020 COMPETITION!!!!”

A Penable Course: Writing a book #8 – THE ADVENTURE ENDS……

This is the last post of the Penable course on writing a book. First I would like to tell you amazing people that I am so super proud of you for sticking till the end. I throughly enjoyed your feedback and homework and I really hope that this course has helped you with writing aContinue reading “A Penable Course: Writing a book #8 – THE ADVENTURE ENDS……”

A Penable course: Writing a book #7 – SOME TIPS AND ADVICE

Welcome to the seventh out of eight courses on your journey to writing a book. I think we’ve covered most of the skills you need and this post is dedicated to some important tips and advice. 1.Practice makes perfect Practice makes perfect. Give yourself a target every day, for example, write one page of yourContinue reading “A Penable course: Writing a book #7 – SOME TIPS AND ADVICE”

What happened to Princess? – PART TWO OF MY HORROR STORY!!!

Please read the following carefully: Hi guys, so I have written a short Horror story called What happened to Princess? And I actually posted it around two months ago, so if you’re a new follower, then you may not have heard of it. That’s why I’m going to show you part one and the newContinue reading “What happened to Princess? – PART TWO OF MY HORROR STORY!!!”

5 DAYS LEFT TO ENTER THIS COMPETITION AND GET YOUR WORK PUBLISHED IN OUR MAGAZINE!

Hi there and a little reminder, you have FIVE days left before the competition closes. So we won’t be having our Thursday Poetry competitions this week, we’re going to be focusing on this competition to get a chance to have your poem, short story, speech or creative writing published in our 2020 Penable Magazine whichContinue reading “5 DAYS LEFT TO ENTER THIS COMPETITION AND GET YOUR WORK PUBLISHED IN OUR MAGAZINE!”

A Penable course: Writing a book #6 – MAKING IT TASTIER

Wow! We’re nearly at the end! Just two more courses after this one and hopefully, your lovely novels will have all the help it needs to be written. Thank you so much for joining us for the 6th course, if you haven’t started from course 1 then please go back and start from the beginningContinue reading “A Penable course: Writing a book #6 – MAKING IT TASTIER”

A Penable course: Writing a book #5 – CREATING VILLAINS

I have to say, I am super proud of all you who have sticked with this course from the start and there are only three more courses in the journey to finishing your book left! So in the third course I showed you how to create lovable characters and I did a little bit atContinue reading “A Penable course: Writing a book #5 – CREATING VILLAINS”

Thursday Poetry competition results!!!

Last week’s topic was nature’s beauty, chosen by former winner, Daisy. Contestants had to write a poem on anything related to nature, or the beauty of being outside, and we got quite a lot of entries! But there was one poem that stood out. 🙂 And now I reveal the winner… The Winner Of TheContinue reading “Thursday Poetry competition results!!!”

A Penable course: Writing a book #4 – PLANTING THE TWISTS

Hi, welcome to the fourth Penable writing course on writing a book and if you’ve joined us from the start, you’re probably nearly there. We planned out our stories, wrote the start, described some characters, created some settings and now we are ready for the next step: Planting the twists Everybody loves twists. When youContinue reading “A Penable course: Writing a book #4 – PLANTING THE TWISTS”

BOOK REVIEW: Girl, Missing by Sophie McKenzie

Welcome to another book review! This book has been on my radar for a while, and I have finally managed to finish the book. Girl, Missing by Sophie McKenzie Review: Lauren is adopted and eager to know more about her mysterious past. But when she discovers that she may have been snatched by her realContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Girl, Missing by Sophie McKenzie”

Meet and greet Event! Every blogger invited!

Welcome to our first meet and greet Monday! It’s simple, just enter your name, a few fun facts about yourself and a link to a post that you want fellow bloggers to read! Meet other bloggers in the comments section below, start a chat and visit their blogs! To participate, you must comment on threeContinue reading “Meet and greet Event! Every blogger invited!”

Penable course: Writing a book #3 – INTRIGUING SETTINGS

Hi, I cannot believe that we’re on the third step to creating a book together already! So far we’ve got an idea, planned our chapters out and in our last post, we created our characters, made a fact file on them and wrote a detailed description. Today we are going to be working on somethingContinue reading “Penable course: Writing a book #3 – INTRIGUING SETTINGS”

TO ALL BLOGGERS! Millions of WordPress accounts targeted in major cyberattack

Hundreds of thousands of WordPress websites were targeted over the course of 24 hours in a large scale cyberattack with the aim of harvesting database credentials. The cybercriminals behind the attack were attempting to download the wp-config.php configuration files from users WordPress sites as they contain valuable information including database credentials, connection info, authentication unique keys andContinue reading “TO ALL BLOGGERS! Millions of WordPress accounts targeted in major cyberattack”

Black 🖤 – A Poem

Black Black They don’t judge us by our hearts Too busy staring at our skin They want to kill us because of the envelope That we’re wrapped in They get out their bows, It’s so easy to aim At the people they hate Because no one’s going say anything But they’re wrong Wrong Do theyContinue reading “Black 🖤 – A Poem”

A Penable course: Writing a book #2 – CREATING LOVABLE CHARACTERS!

Hey there! It Sunday and we are onto our second step to writing a book, check out the first step in the last post called TAMING THE START if you missed it. If you’ve graduated from that post then a big, massive well done and any questions, please don’t hesitate to ask. So if youContinue reading “A Penable course: Writing a book #2 – CREATING LOVABLE CHARACTERS!”

10 DAYS LEFT TO ENTER! Enter this competition and get your work published in the Penable magazine!

10 days left. This is it writers! Time to put your talents to the tests. A few days ago, I opened a competition to get your work published in the Penable Magazine 2020 which would be coming out in two weeks time. If you haven’t entered, enter now here: https://penableme.wordpress.com/2020/05/29/enter-this-competition-and-get-your-work-published-in-our-magazine/ Also, if there are anyContinue reading “10 DAYS LEFT TO ENTER! Enter this competition and get your work published in the Penable magazine!”

A Penable course: Writing a book #1 – TAMING THE START

Hello everyone! For tthose who aren’t aware, I mentioned in my last post that I am going to be starting a writing course to keep you occupied during the COVID 19 which takes you on the journey to starting to finishing your book. I will be going through the course with you guys, along withContinue reading “A Penable course: Writing a book #1 – TAMING THE START”

Poll Results and some exciting news….!

So a couple of days ago I created poll for Penable. It was labelled, what new things would you like to see in Penable. The options were creative writing, competitions, poetry, book reviews or none of the above. 25 of you guys voted and do you want to see the results? Here it is: SoContinue reading “Poll Results and some exciting news….!”

Thursday Poetry competition!!!!

Yay, another Thursday, which means another Poetry competition! This is the first comp that we’re doing in my favourite month – June! Today’s topic was picked by the winner of last week’s comp, Daisy Bala! She picked Nature’s beauty. You can talk about blossoms or foliages or nature’s bounty, it’s flora or kaleidoscope of seasons!!Continue reading “Thursday Poetry competition!!!!”

Thursday poetry competition – The Results!!!

Hi guys! I hope you are well and safe and here is the results of last weeks poetry competition! The topic of last weeks comp was friendship. The contestants had to write a poem on friends, or anything close to the topic. And there were soooooo many entries, and it was difficult to pick aContinue reading “Thursday poetry competition – The Results!!!”

The Mystery Blogger Award #2

Yes, another award! Massive thank you Rishika who nominated me for the Mystery Blogger Award ❤️ ❤️ ❤️ Rishika is the creator of an amazing blog packed with entertaining reads and exciting posts, so be sure to give this young lady a follow – https://theetherealunicorn.wordpress.com/ Here are the RULES …• Put the award logo onContinue reading “The Mystery Blogger Award #2”

Send in your feedback for Penable!!!

So at the start of every month I make one of these posts. And i would love to hear all of your thoughts on Penable, what you like abou it what you don’t like about it. And please take our poll: https://penableme.wordpress.com/2020/05/23/take-our-poll/ And maybe want us to do something new, or start something, maybe youContinue reading “Send in your feedback for Penable!!!”

300 FOLLOWERS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉✨✨✨✨✨✨🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🏆🏆🏆🏆🏆🏆🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉 Just a few minutes ago, I received a notification that said…. 300 FOLLOWERS!!!!!! This is amazing! I remember when I had my first ten followers, then fifty, then a hundred, and I was so delighted. But three hundred, that’s different! A HUMONGOUS THANK YOUUUUUUUUUU to all the AWESOME friends and fellow bloggers who haveContinue reading “300 FOLLOWERS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!”

Writing Advice for The Ebony and Fire Writing Club on Penable — Author Justina Luther

So as many of you may know, last week Penable teamed up with The Raven Writer to create the Ebony And Fire Writing Club. Check out our page here: https://penableme.wordpress.com/the-ebony-and-fire-writing-club/ And a massive thank you to a very special author, Justina Luther who kindly gave us some advice for all those aspiring authors out there!Continue reading “Writing Advice for The Ebony and Fire Writing Club on Penable — Author Justina Luther”

ENTER this COMPETITION and get your work PUBLISHED in our Magazine!!!!

I’m super excited for this. Okay. As you may have heard, I have created a The Penable Magazine 2020 for any aspiring authors out there. It’s full of book reviews, creative writing tips, articles, author interviews, short stories, inspiring quotes and much, much more! It will be out on Amazon kindle books as an ebookContinue reading “ENTER this COMPETITION and get your work PUBLISHED in our Magazine!!!!”

Passion — a speech From a stranger to you

Hey guys, so one of my AMAZING fellow bloggers, Arena, who owns a awesome site, wrote this speech. It’s about passion and it is the best speech I’ve read. I assure you guys, you will definitely enjoy it and savour every word! What is passion? I don’t exactly know. Is it a sort of driveContinue reading “Passion — a speech From a stranger to you”

Who likes the idea of…. A Penable Magazine?!!!!

Oh yeah! My latest book idea, here is the cover: I’ve decided to publish one of these Penable magazines every year, so this is the 2020 one… Tell me what you think down below! What is it about? This magazine has a few book reviews, the latest author news, looooaaaaddddssss of writing tips and articles,Continue reading “Who likes the idea of…. A Penable Magazine?!!!!”

Thursday Poetry competition!!!

Hi guys, welcome to yet another Thursday Poetry competition! Today’s topic is… Drum roll…. Friendship! Friends are one of the greatest gifts life has blessed us with. We want you to write about a friend, a person that you wished to have as a friend, or just your opinion on friendship! So hand it inContinue reading “Thursday Poetry competition!!!”

Thursday poetry competition – The Results!

Hi to all my friends, amazing followers and awesome fellow bloggers! And here is the results of last Thursday’s comp! The topic was Love. We received soooooo many entries and choosing the winner and runner ups was a hard choice, because each and every one of your poems were beautifully written and unique in theirContinue reading “Thursday poetry competition – The Results!”

For The Ebony And Fire Writing Club: Tell us what you’re working on!

Hi guys! Welcome to the very first post of the Ebony And Fire Writing Club. For those who don’t know, Penable and The Book Raven have joined up to bring you the Ebony And Fire Writing Club. Here, you can find inspiration, motivation and loads of tips, tricks and support for all those aspiring authorsContinue reading “For The Ebony And Fire Writing Club: Tell us what you’re working on!”

NEW: Join the Ebony And Fire Writing Club NOW!

Hi guys! I have joined up with The book Raven to bring you aspiring authors, the brand new, The Ebony And Fire Writing Club! Every week, we will be doing a post each on our blogs as the creators of this writing club. We will be displaying our work and pieces and you can shareContinue reading “NEW: Join the Ebony And Fire Writing Club NOW!”

Pop over to this post for an AMAZING review of my Book! Book Review 1: Sensations and stars — From a stranger to you

A bbeautiful friend of mine and fellow blogger had written an amazing review of my poetry book, Sensations and stars and other poems! Thank you soooooo much Arena, you are awesome! ❤️❤️❤️❤️🌟🌟✨❤️✨❤️ Check out this post on her blog and read this review and give her a follow! Of course like any other high schoolContinue reading “Pop over to this post for an AMAZING review of my Book! Book Review 1: Sensations and stars — From a stranger to you”

The Mystery Blogger Award!

Here are the guidelines… • Put the award logo on your blog • Thank the blogger who nominated you and provide a link to their blog • Mention the creator of the awardThe creator of this award is..Okoto Enigma • Answer the five questions you were asked • Tell the readers three things about yourselfContinue reading “The Mystery Blogger Award!”

The blog with a little bit of everything AWARD!

Hi guys! Apologies to Selina who created this award and nominated me – I have been very busy, but finally managed to write this post! Selina is an incredibly talented lady, so check out her awesome blog and give her a follow : https://ablogwithalittlebitofeverything.wordpress.com/ Thank you so much Selina, it is an honour to beContinue reading “The blog with a little bit of everything AWARD!”

Saturday Coffee Morning!!!!

Hiya guys and gooooodddddd morning! Welcome to another Saturday Coffee Morning, with me, Phoenix. We’re going to kick off with a quick and easy recipe to have on its on or savour with your chosen hot cuppa! How to make a MICROWAVE MUG CAKE!!! PREP: 5 mins COOK: 2 mins DIFFICULTY : Easy SERVES/MAKES : Serves 1Continue reading “Saturday Coffee Morning!!!!”

It’s time for a….. Book Review! UNNATURAL CAUSES

Hey guys! So I’m really into books or TV shows with action and adventure and mystery, but recently I have discovered a taste in crime. I watch a lot of shows like NCIS and Hawaii 5 O and Criminal minds and I just can’t get enough. And I’m really into Conspiracy theories and murder andContinue reading “It’s time for a….. Book Review! UNNATURAL CAUSES”

Thursday Poetry competition!!!!

Hi there fellow bloggers, dear friends and awesome readers, and welcome to another great Thursday Poetry competition! I think you guys are going to enjoy this one… Now the topic for this week is… Love. Ahhh, we’ve never done one of these before, eh? When I say love, you can write a poem on romanticContinue reading “Thursday Poetry competition!!!!”

Thursday poetry competition : The Results!!!!

Hi guys! So last Thursday, we had another Poetry competition and the topic was.. Fragrance. Contestants had to write a piece of poetry about a beautiful or peculiar scent. This week’s comp was soooo hard to judge, because we loved each and every piece and we had incredible writers entering! But writer in particular showedContinue reading “Thursday poetry competition : The Results!!!!”

Get to know me Q and A, ANSWERS!

Hey guys, so on Sunday, I made a post where you could ask me ANYTHING to try to get to know me better, so here it is.. Questions from Brothers Campfire: What are three words to describe you? Hmmm… Creative, catlover and playful What popular trend annoys you the most? What trend would you likeContinue reading “Get to know me Q and A, ANSWERS!”

Love like a crooked flame – A Poem…

I think that our love is like a crooked flame Because as you still warm up my heart It burns on the wood of my soul, which ensures that we never truly part But when a crooked flame sings of the love that it brings It crackles and cackles so And when the crooked flameContinue reading “Love like a crooked flame – A Poem…”