How can we be more patient with ourselves? How can we be more patient with those around us--those who do not get what it is we are doing--those who are not feeling the NEW us? Today’s episode is about patience… we want things when we want them. We want that instant gratification! When you want… Continue reading Patience is a Virtue!
Tag: Craft of writing
Bronx Memoir Project ~ FREE Workshops
Death, Rebirth and Writing the Memoir With Alicia Anabel Santos Writing her memoir almost killed her but she wrote it anyway—in a month. Alicia Anabel Santos will take you through the memoir writing process with gentle and not-so-gentle prompts and exercises that will help you dig for the stories that must be told. You’ll leave… Continue reading Bronx Memoir Project ~ FREE Workshops
What WILL you complete in 2017? #WFW2017 #amwriting #finishit
Dear Writers, I have been thinking about New Year’s resolutions and the setting of intentions and life goals. In my case I have been meditating on my life’s purpose, writer's intent and writing goals. I started my year as I always do my ritual being to say goodbye to the previous year and to welcome… Continue reading What WILL you complete in 2017? #WFW2017 #amwriting #finishit
Day 15 ~ WFW Morning Session ~ #plotdevelopment
Yesterday we spent time exploring and writing about universal/emotional truths. (Please check your email for link to recording). This week our prompts will be centered on setting, building plot and scene development. As writers, we have a plan for our characters, a place we think they will go, a place we want them to go,… Continue reading Day 15 ~ WFW Morning Session ~ #plotdevelopment
What would you write if today was your last day?
There are things that will pull you back to the page by your hair… kicking and screaming. There are stories that will haunt you, excite you and demand they be told… Or why write at all? A dear friend to my family has left us… I am so sad to learn that he has left… Continue reading What would you write if today was your last day?