"Writing to the Beat of a Different Drummer" was the program offered by Linda Oatman when she visited Towamensing Elementary School on March 4.
Reading specialist Stacey Olewine introduced her to the students in the gym and said she will "tell us about being an author."
It takes practice said Oatman, and that was the theme of much of her talk. "It takes practice just as a sport or musical instrument does."
How many of you like to read, she asked, and many hands shot up.