Melia wants to be a writer just like her mom. Shes not exactly sure what a writer does, though. She sees her mom staring at the typewriter and then she sees her opening up boxes of books. But what comes in between?
With some help from her mom, Melia begins to learn the tools of the trade. She learns how to make pictures with words, how to search for ideas, and, of course, how to start a story. Before she knows it, Melias creating her own spellbinding tales. Maybe she is a writer after all!
Melia tells her writer mother shed like to be a writer too, and as the day progresses she receives many helpful suggestions.