School Visits and Speaking Phyllis is prepared to talk to kids or adults about: Where to get your story ideas She’ll tell you where she got hers, and make suggestions Story-writing basics How to put together a basic story. What do you need to remember to include? Editing basics What do you need to check for, after you’ve written your first draft? How to move toward publication Your tale is written and you’ve polished it. What are the next steps you need to take? Contact me through my contact page, and we’ll discuss it!