Category Archives: News + Tips

The Write Place welcomes its newest team member, Rachel Flynn!

The Write Place is excited to welcome Rachel Flynn to our team for the summer as a content writer and proofreader. In her role with the Write Place, Rachel supports social media content and provides writing, editing, and proofreading for business clients. “We are thrilled to add Rachel to our team,” said Manager Lexie Thomas. […]

Pella author illuminates the inner and outer worlds of gardening

Carol Van Klompenburg, author and retired Write Place owner, started her first flower garden 25 years ago. “When I announced my plans to plant flowers in front of our house, my husband was skeptical,” she recalled. “I had tried a vegetable garden years earlier, and it did not go well. But I found I loved flower gardening—I loved producing something of beauty.” […]

The world, the flesh, and the devil: Bussey author publishes book on Christian spirituality

“We all have problems,” said author Paul V. Zylstra of Bussey, Iowa. “We have these enemies at the root of our trials—the world, the flesh, and the devil—and through study of Scripture I’ve found that God has ways of helping us deal with them.” This is the main premise of Zylstra’s book, Our Spiritual Enemies: The World, the Flesh, and the Devil, which was published by the Write Place this spring. […]

Animals, insects, amphibians, oh my!: Iowa author publishes nature-inspired children’s book

Flitterfly, written and illustrated by Barbara Schultz of Rose Hill, Iowa, is the latest children’s book published by the Write Place. It tells the story of Flitterfly, a dragonfly who lives on the land surrounding Schultz Pond. […]

The human element of UX design: Beyond websites

UX, or user experience, is most often associated with web and app development. It is something we focus on heavily when we’re planning a website, since user experience is such an integral part of its success. We know that no matter how amazing a site looks, if users cannot navigate it easily they will not have a good experience. […]




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