Judgment in Writing (May 3, 2019) – Removing judgments from our writing in order to let the story stand on its own
The Incredible Winking Prose (Apr 23, 2019) – Writing in a way that seems to regard and comfort the reader
Writing About Real People (Mar 26, 2019) – How do we write about people in our lives, knowing that they very well might read our words?
Start With What is in Front of You (Dec 3, 2018) – Beginning by acknowledging and engaging with what is already on your mind
How is a Raven like a Writing Desk? (Oct 19, 2018) – An exercise in building empathy, finding the connections between everything
A Writer’s Compass (Oct 2, 2018) – How to explore the unmapped terrain of your writing
Building Your Own Archetypes (Mar 27, 2018) – Thinking about archetypes by examining the humblest word
Treating Your Characters as Real (Mar 26, 2018) – Why not start by assuming your characters already have a life to them?
The Dreaded Dialogue Exercise (March 19, 2018) – How do we write dialogue when we hate writing dialogue and we’re no good at it?