What’s in Your Closet? Part Two

I discovered you can successfully take spring-cleaning skills into the home office. My office mantra for 2015 is “This space is neither a museum, nor a symbol of sentimental journeys. It is a haven for peace, contemplation, musing and writing.” When we moved here to...

The Eastside Writing Room–April

TUESDAYS IN APRIL 11:30 am-1:30 pm. The Eastside Writing Room:  April 7, 14, 21, 28. No cell phones, no interruptions, no noise. Ten minutes of writing talk and then writing on your own project. Open to adult writers. RSVP for exact address. Contact...

Who Else Is In Your Writing Life?

Celebrating writing is both an affirmation for the writers and a gift, education, or entertainment for the listeners. The journey is smoother for me in the company of writers. Writing colleagues Duke Southard, Denise Roessle, and I take our show on the road with...

More ABCs | Bumper Sticker Philosophy

A.D.A.C. I used to be a master pipe dreamer. I was one of those people who said, “One of these days I’m gonna…” What stopped me was fear. Every time I had a dream, “What if…” rang in my head like an hourly alarm. Didn’t matter what the occasion—writing, having a...