Wednesday Wisdom For Writers

May 24th, 2017|Uncategorized|

“When I dare to be powerful, to use my strength in the service of my vision, then it becomes less and less important whether I am afraid.” Audre Lorde

Wednesday Wisdom for Writers

May 17th, 2017|Uncategorized|

“Real courage is when you know you’re licked before you begin, but you begin anyway and see it through no matter what.” Harper Lee

Wednesday Wisdom for Writers

May 10th, 2017|Uncategorized|

“A word after a word after a word is power.” Margaret Atwood

Listen Up!

May 7th, 2017|Uncategorized|

I have discovered a new podcast (new to me, that is), That Stack of Books, co-hosted by longtime KUOW radio host Steve Sher and the only librarian with her own [...]

Friend Friday

May 5th, 2017|history, Uncategorized, writing|

I am so pleased to host Dorinda Nicholson today for Friend Friday! I am a huge fan of hers, going back to my first encounter with her work in Pearl [...]

Wednesday Wisdom for Writers

May 3rd, 2017|Uncategorized|

“Poetry is the art of creating imaginary gardens with real toads.” Marianne Moore

Wednesday Wisdom for Writers

April 26th, 2017|Uncategorized|

"Put your ear down close to your soul and listen hard." Anne Sexton

Wednesday Wisdom

April 19th, 2017|Uncategorized|

"Be awake to inspiration. . .it's not on YouTube or Facebook." Laurie Halse Anderson

Wednesday Wisdom

April 12th, 2017|Uncategorized|

"Work without a net." Matt Phelan

Throwback Thursday

April 6th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Going back to 1933 for this one: eighty-four years ago, to be exact. This rapscallion was born in Beaverton, Oregon, though most of his growing up happened in Seattle. I [...]