Students in the upper grades at Goshen School enjoyed an assembly given by book author, J Scott Savage. He is the author of the Farworld middle grade fantasy series and the Case File 13 middle grade monster series. During the assembly, Mr. Savage shared with the students ways to make their writing exciting and creative. He told the students that he started telling stories to his cousins and friends when he was just eleven years old. It was at this young age that he knew that he wanted to be a writer.Mr. Savage has been writing and publishing books for over ten years. He has visited over 400 elementary schools, dozens of writers conferences, and taught many writing classes. He has four children and lives with his wife Jennifer and their Border Collie, Pepper in a windy valley of the Rocky Mountains.