"Glad to hear discussion on this because you're exactly right, Nikki. I teach in an MFA program, and have students read their work aloud in workshop for exactly the same reason. Writing is hard and such a long process it's…"
"Great post. You're absolutely onto something here that doesn't get mentioned in how-to-write books. One of my college profs asked us to write "What Am I Really Good At." That was a huge eye opener for me. …"
"Interesting thoughts on acknowledgments. I agree it can provide some intimacy, and too much is always bad. I thank my dogs sometimes. They're really good listeners, and provide only positive support, tho they occasionally…"
"Here's the trailer for my new book, Finding Casey, coming October 2, 2012, from Bloomsbury Publishers. If you enjoyed Solomon's Oak, here's your chance to find out what's going on with the characters, and meet a few new…"
You have no idea how much for support for Apron (now called GIRL UNMOORED and coming out March 6th) means to me. Each time Caroline Leavitt would tell me that you asked about my book, it made my heart zing. thank you thank you. I still have your AMAZING blurb that you so nicely wrote. Is there any chance you would let me put it in the blurb page of the novel?
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"Maureen Doallas posted the following in Saturday Short:
Today, Saturday Short presents a sand mandala of the deity Chakrasamvara, created by Lama Karma Tenzin at the Rubin Museum in New York City. It took Lama Karma more than two weeks to create the…"