Everyone Has a Story. What’s Yours?

Everyone has a story, the air is full of stories. The creative process is mysterious, I don’t know why it is that suddenly a theme will take hold of me and refuse to leave me in peace until I investigate it and write it.. -- Isabel Allende I believe author Isabel Allende's sentiment when she… Continue reading Everyone Has a Story. What’s Yours?

The Alchemy of Reading Your Words Aloud

To be a better writer, read your words aloud. -- Mohsin Hamid Sometimes writing can be such a solitary effort -- hitting the keys of your computer, alone in a space of quiet. Words roaming from place to place within your mind. Silent. Without connection to an outside reality. Then you stop. Look at your… Continue reading The Alchemy of Reading Your Words Aloud