Lesley University: MFA Residency (June 22-30, 2012)

This post is a bit late, but I’ve had so much going on since returning home, and this is better late than never, right? Right. As most of you know, I was accepted into the Writing for Young People track at Lesley University in Cambridge, Massachusetts back in February. The program is a low-residency one, […]

Writing, Readers & the Inspiration to Carry On

Lately, I’ve been trying to get back into my writing. The itch to write has been present for almost two months now, but things were preventing me from actually sitting down to write. The main thing was packing up my apartment and moving. I’m done with that now and am settled into a spare bedroom […]

Writing Prompt: Finally

Photo courtesy of Creative Commons & John Althouse Cohen. Writers block, defined as “a usually temporary condition in which a writer finds it impossible to proceed with the writing of a novel, play, or other work,” is a plague that we’ve all dealt with at one point or another in our writing careers. Ideas are hard to […]

This Week in Links: 2/26/2011 – 3/3/2011

Photo courtesy of Creative Commons. I subscribe to quite a few interesting RSS feeds in the book/writing niches. Perhaps you do as well, but in any case, I’d like to share my starred links from this week: Sunday, February 26, 2012: The Secrets of Story Structure, Part 1: Why Should Authors Care? (Wordplay) A Look […]

Writing Prompt: Behind the Picture

Writers block, defined as “a usually temporary condition in which a writer finds it impossible to proceed with the writing of a novel, play, or other work,” is a plague that we’ve all dealt with at one point or another in our writing careers. Ideas are hard to come by sometimes. Ideas are like fireflies; […]

This Week in Links: 2/5/2012 – 2/11/2012

I subscribe to quite a few interesting RSS feeds in the book/writing niches. Perhaps you do as well, but in any case, I’d like to share my starred links from this week: Monday, February 6, 2012: 7 Crucial Tactics for Writing a Wildly Successful Guest Post (Copyblogger) 233 Well-Chosen Words Can Take You to the […]