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Wednesday Workshop at the Conference

I’m not sure when I’ll post again, but just a quick update: I’m at the writer’s conference doing a workshop on poetry.  It’s the process of taking my best poems and making them better (or proving I’m not as good … Continue reading

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How to Tell a Story

I have a story that floats in and out of my mind.  I can’t see the whole of it.  It comes and goes in fragments, flashes, bits of sound, smells, fears … It’s a story of escape, return, and unexpected … Continue reading

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Friday Question – Introduction

I’m writing a story.  A novel. A book. A thing that won’t go away. A story that must be told. I have a question of you. What would you think of a book that begins? Perhaps there is no story … Continue reading

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First a little announcement: It’s summer. Yup, it was in the news, I checked, and in fact it’s summer.  Started Friday, likely to go on for a few months.  It’s also getting warmer and sitting in front of a warm … Continue reading

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