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CONNECTING READERS AND WRITERS.

   


PUTTING BOOKS IN THE HANDS OF STUDENTS. 


STORYTELLING.


INKPEN

INKPEN grows from a love of stories and books. INKPEN values building strong bridges across cultures; opening doors for real diversity and inclusion in the literary and cultural arts; reading as a way of nurturing a healthy democracy and literate society; writing and storytelling that furthers empathy and understanding; and meeting in libraries for engagement and learning.  We believe books have the power to change a life.

S T O R Y T E L L I N G

because books inspire

Breena Clarke on writing fiction: 


"I nourish myself by undertaking research to uncover details about daily life for my characters. But for this writing tool to be successful, I have to begin by imagining how a human being lives in the moments I've constructed because a novel is a composition of moments just as a play is a composition of beats, small actions."


                                                -Author of Angels Make Their Hope Here, Stand the Storm, and River, Cross My Heart

Contact INKPEN darlene@inkpen.org