This week’s word is writing–specifically, what I am writing these days. For a long time, my writing was centered on writing comments on students’ papers and on editing clients’ manuscripts. However, before I was a teacher and before I was an editor, I was a writer. I AM a writer. And now more than ever, […]
At the start of 2017, I picked a word I wanted to keep close, to embed into my life. That word was LIVE. I wanted to live, in all that it means. As an intransitive verb, “live” means–among other things–to be alive, to have a life rich in experience. As a transitive verb, “live” means–among […]
If you’re a writer, you should be writing. Point. Blank. Period. And I’m one to talk because I’m a writer who is NOT writing, but I know I SHOULD BE writing, and that knowledge riddles me with guilt.