Your potential self is infinite

Dear writer, I’ve been quiet lately. I’ve given my body and mind some well-deserved rest, mostly without words. At least not my words. I spent quite a bit of time reading other people’s words. Lavishing in their stories, their use of language. I have given myself and my website time and space to rest. For […]

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Registration for The Story Intensive is open

Dear writers, Just like last year, I am happy to be a faculty member in an amazing writing programme ran by the talented Sarah Selecky. The Story Intensive is built upon The Story Course (previously known as Story is a State of Mind), which Margaret Atwood calls “smart, encouraging, practical”. (Btw, if you sign up for […]

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Purple Rain – continued (1)

In a recent guest post on Sarah Selecky’s website — I am also a teaching assistant in her online school The Story Intensive — I shared an excerpt from a short story in progress, among other topics. I received a lot of very useful feedback from her readers, which I am still processing. Some asked to see […]

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