Writerly Ramblings on a Rainy Afternoon

“Up a Tree” won 2nd Place in the Austin Poetry Society’s 2014 Moving Along Award   After two years of writing, I still expect stories to pop out of my head and form, nearly-finished, on the page. Despite more than a decade of telling students to slow down and take their time, I still rush. AlthoughContinue reading “Writerly Ramblings on a Rainy Afternoon”

Coming Soon: 10 Writing Tips in 5 Days

This week on my blog I’ll be sharing with you almost everything I know about writing. I’m holding out on a couple of things because I like to pretend to be mysterious and it’s fun having a secret. But I’m not actually very good at keeping secrets and I’m much too clumsy to be mysteriousContinue reading “Coming Soon: 10 Writing Tips in 5 Days”