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Writing in General

"It has to start with the art" Dec 12
So, this whole writing conference thing worked for me Jul 02
Am I Serious Enough For You or, More Importantly, Myself? Jun 25
Writing Process Blog Tour Jun 20
Their mission is to profoundly inspire my writing life. That's pretty cool. Jun 12
"Zina would go out on an adventure every day...." Feb 21
Rounding up, catalogging & Yes, Virginia - writing is a real job Feb 10
Indexing Jan 27
Kevin Guilfoile on how nonfiction is permeated with all we do not know Dec 12
That sound you hear is my keyboard clicking.... Sep 15
Coming at you live from Deadline Central Sep 06
Getting a grip... Aug 15
How did I end up analyzing Alaskan men? Sep 21
Report from the literary trenches Aug 27
Sally Ride and Locus magazine Jul 24
We'v got your "moderately frightening folklore-based fantasy" Jun 06
Pathways May 23
Did Dorothea Lange ever spend a day cleaning bathrooms? Jul 28
Can you hear my stories be written? Jun 28
Wherein I look at pictures... May 23
Looking at the big picture (and trying not to flinch) May 09
Writers, Artists, Musicians: Embrace the 21st Century Feb 09
Keeping the Faith, Just Like Sara Zarr Says I Should Jan 31
Thoughts on carpe diem Jan 14
Is it better to be a lucky writer or a stubborn one? Nov 19
Wherein my business degreed self has points to ponder on the business of writing Nov 18
Is the business of writing tougher than the craft of writing? Nov 17
What do you do if it doesn't sell? Nov 16
The Backstory of "What We Left Behind in Jacksonville" Oct 26
What it means to be a teenage girl Sep 22
Head. Desk. Thunk. Sep 16
Writing notes to self Aug 23
Finding your thing Aug 05
Old Florida, travelers, saints, and scrapbooks Jun 16
What She Said: Maud Newton & Jenny Davidson edition May 24
And so and so and so.... Jan 28
Me at a holiday party, circa 2024 Nov 25
On matters of plot and narrative and so on Oct 02
And so it goes Jul 10
Deconstructing Susan Orlean's twitters Jun 11
How my mother kicked some haunted house ass Mar 13
Smatterings Part 3: The writing Mar 05
Hearing Johnny Cash Feb 06
Why some teens need to write Oct 20
What they want from us Sep 22
Writing the same story Jun 04
The Lure of Writing About Favorite People Oct 05
Writing is Not Hard Work Jun 06
Buffy beats an axe every time Apr 16
Springtime of my discontent Apr 10
Because if you know all about it, then maybe I won't be able to quit Mar 29
Walking in the Borderlands with Poppy and Margo Feb 28
The Glow Stone Jun 23
Reading Cuba Jun 20
Soundtracks & Journals Mar 19
Where Should I Be? Feb 20
Where Do You Get Your Ideas From? Jan 08
Connecting the Literary World Jan 05
Voices in my head Oct 19
Deviation Oct 05
Thomas Mallon and more Oct 01