Community, Culture, travel, Writing

The Animal Club

Last August, I got an email about the 2019 Key West Literary Seminar. I’d been there ten years earlier, in 2009, when the theme was Historical Fiction and I was looking for help transforming my academic work on Crossfire and the Hollywood blacklist into a historical novel. That workshop a decade ago with novelist-memoirist-travel writer… Read More The Animal Club

creativity, Writing


Creative Focus for the Monkey-Minded Are you the kind of person who usually has multiple irons in the fire? Two or three or eight balls in the air at any given time? Yeah, me too. And for me, one of the biggest barriers to getting stuff done is just figuring out where to start. Which… Read More 47:13

creativity, Writing

What’s Next?

Dreaming and Committing A few days ago the ED of the nonprofit I work for was telling me about all the strategic planning she’s been doing, the timeline and projects she’s been doing, how exciting it is to look forward to the new year after all that she and the organization have done and learned… Read More What’s Next?