I almost did not become a writer. Almost. Why? Someone didn't believe I could.

When I was in high school, an English teacher told me, "You have no business being a writer." I knew I had a lot to learn about writing, but I was crushed. In a single moment, my dreams went...

January 25, 2019

In the back of my closet, I keep an old tattered, spiral-bound notebook, hidden from everyone else and even myself, most of the time. The writing is faded, barely legible. None of the poems were meant for publication and never will be. Even if I had the time to serious...

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CAROLYN BENNET FRAISER is a published writer and creative writing instructor in Brevard, North Carolina, where she enjoys helping youth find their passion for writing. 

Carolyn is available to speak to children and youth about creative writing at your school or special event. 

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