23 Feb, 2014

Sunday Sentence

February 23rd, 2014|Tags: |

Another Sunday in which I participate in the Sunday Sentence Project (#SundaySentence on Twitter): "Death's cry comes through a ventriloquist, whose lips you never see move until they are howling with [...]

10 Feb, 2014

The Bookshelves of Others

February 10th, 2014|Tags: , , |

The bookshelves of other people are fascinating. What do they tell you? When I'm invited to other people's homes, I appreciate when one of the rooms I get to be in [...]

1 Jan, 2014

Looking Back: My Most Meaningful Read of 2013

January 1st, 2014|Tags: , , |

My most meaningful read of 2013 was, without a doubt, Julia Cameron's The Right to Write. It transformed my understanding of the creative process; it has me writing Morning Pages [...]

29 Dec, 2013

Sunday Sentence

December 29th, 2013|Tags: , |

Another Sunday in which I participate in the Sunday Sentence Project (#SundaySentence on Twitter): "...this time of day empty like a disemboweled fish." from Leaving Russia by Maxim D. Shrayer

10 Nov, 2013

Sunday Sentence

November 10th, 2013|Tags: |

Just sharing a stunning sentence I reread and thus I am participating in the Sunday Sentence Project (#SundaySentence on Twitter): "In the perpetual now that is book time." From Lia Purpura's [...]

15 Sep, 2013

Sunday Sentence

September 15th, 2013|Tags: |

Thanks to Erika Dreifus for reminding me of the Sunday Sentence Project, which asks others to share the best sentence(s) they read during the past week, “out of context and [...]

4 Aug, 2013

Sunday Sentence

August 4th, 2013|Tags: |

Thanks to Erika Dreifus, I've become aware of David Abrams’s “Sunday Sentence” project (#SundaySentence on Twitter), which asks others to share the best sentence(s) they’ve read during the past week, [...]

29 Jul, 2013

How I Found a Most Meaningful Book

July 29th, 2013|Tags: , , , , |

Sometimes it is interesting to retrace where something began, when a meaningful connection was made. My interview with Susannah Conway appeared in the Washington Independent Review of Books last week, and [...]

11 Jul, 2013

A Lesson in Submitting

July 11th, 2013|Tags: , |

...or: How I got published in the Wall Street Journal. I'm a guest at my friend Nancy Kopp's blog today, so please head on over to discover her blog and [...]

29 Jun, 2013

Read!

June 29th, 2013|Tags: , , |

  Need I say more? Art book by Sue Sommers, created in the Literary Hybrid/Book Arts class at the Kenyon Writers Workshop

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