Writing From Feeling

Posted April 29, 2014 in Lectures on Craft

This is my input as part of an international blog tour.  Each writer is asked the same four questions. 1)      What am I working on? I’m working on My Last Will and Testament, whi...

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Transcending Suffering Through Art

Posted January 6, 2013 in Lectures on Craft

          Suffering is unavoidable.  We live on the precipice.  Every day could be the last day.  Meaning death.  That doesn't count what you go th...

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Reveal Yourself

Posted October 16, 2012 in Lectures on Craft

In boxing, the refs say, "Protect yourself at all times."  In writing, it's the reverse --"Expose yourself, reveal yourself, at all times." Go to where the pain is.  Talent ain't nothi...

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