Last week I read a blog about the ways writers can measure their progress. The author, Jami Gold, described how writers often view growth through external factors, such as winning contests and being published. She … Read more
Writing is all about inspiration and this month’s blog topic came to me while cleaning my six-year-old daughter’s room. When I lifted her bathrobe off her chair I found a hoard of stuffed animals. First … Read more
Let’s imagine that you have found some fellow writers who are eager to participate in a critique group, the ground rules are set, and you are ready to get to work. The next question … Read more
Once you have formed your critique group and settled on the mechanics of how it will run you will have think about how the critiquing process should unfold.
A few years ago WCYR President-extraordinaire Hyacinthe Miller forwarded me a copy of Daily Writing Tips, a blog dedicated to promoting the ability to write clear, correct English. Every day the DWT team posts an … Read more