“You, Reader”

Whenever anyone reads his words the writer is there. He lives in his readers.” — William S. Burroughs Creative writing teachers often preach: “Write for yourself” and “Write what you know.” Good advice, yes. Still, most of us hope to build a readership. We write to make a connection with others. Working as a weekly […]

Recipe for balance

Be aware of wonder. Live a balanced life. Learn some and think some and draw and paint and sing and dance and play and work every day some.” — Robert Fulghum This year I’m trying to strike a healthy balance between living creatively and being consumed by creative work. All too often, when I’m immersed […]