freewriting

Reflections on a finished draft

Friends, I know it has been a while since I posted some news. I have been intensely focusing all my creative energy on drafting a novel, and today I reached “THE END.” This is a huge deal for me. Sure, I drafted novels before, but that was 10 years ago in my MFA program. With… Read more »

free… writing?

Day one: Getting back into the habit of daily writing after 8 months of teaching. This is what happened when I timed myself doing 20 minutes of freewriting today, in the spirit of Natalie Goldberg’s Writing Down the Bones. At first there was a great disconnect between my head and my hand – one I did… Read more »