Books, Encouragement, Frank McCourt, JM Tohline, Junot Diaz, Sandra Cisneros, writers boot camps

I wanna write like Junot Diaz

This is traveling Thursday, but instead of a physical location I'd like to tell you about my inner travel experiences with a 3 day writing bootcamp and Junot Diaz. (He wasn't there, mind you).At the bootcamp we learned about opening velocity like Frank McCourt in Teacher Man: " Here they come and I'm not ready.How… Continue reading I wanna write like Junot Diaz

DW Kazzie, Encouragement, Faith, JM Tohline, Wisdom, Writer's Digest

There, there, never give up…

After a few months of reading Writer's Digest  and The Writer at the library, I finally decided to subscribe to one of the magazines. I chose WD. Since then I haven't regretted it and find an abundance of articles online and in the magazines.Many of the articles are excellent sources of information on the craft… Continue reading There, there, never give up…