Forrest Gander, the 2019 Pulitzer winner (for his collection, Be With) was the keynote speaker at the Sierra Poetry Festival.
How to be a better poet and pivot from the personal to the universal.
How many times have you wished you could have said something to a client or colleague but it’s too late? You think about it, worry about and then worry that the person you are worried about is standing right there around the corner and now they know you are worried about them?
Journaling can help your grieving process.
Is there a difference between scribbling down all that is bothering you and actually doing something about it? Yes there is, read my blog post on Writers Fun Zone – How telling your Story Today can Change your Tomorrow. Sign up for the 8 class teachable course now. Contact me to participate in the 8-week … Continue reading More about Journaling
I hate X, I have hated X from the day she walked into the cafeteria. How do I dislike her, let me count the ways. There is no question that writing down your best revenge schemes is a delicious way to pass a dreary winter afternoon. But all that writing can lead to so much more. Obviously … Continue reading Good Reasons to Keep Journaling
Souvenir. The impulse to buy something to remember an experience. Or the impulse to buy something because in the moment, that keychain, purse or rock, seems like an excellent idea. Or the impulse to buy what everyone else is buying. Or impulse triggered by abundance – a market filled with painted pottery, a store packed with … Continue reading Buy it, or just describe it?