Category Archives: Craft

On #Writing Prompts: Guest post by Maura Fitzgerald

For the last several years, I’ve been the sole teacher for a group of senior citizens in a Creative Writing Class at Harwood Place Retirement Living Center. This year, I invited a fellow writer, Maura Fitzgerald, to join me as … Continue reading

Posted in Craft, Guest Post, life, writing, writing classes, Writing Prompts | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Your Next Book Study:
The Emotional Craft of Fiction by Donald Maass

“Emotional craft isn’t a repackaging of old writing bromides. It’s a way of understanding what causes emotional impact on readers and deliberately using those methods. It’s a way to energize your writing with tools that are always available: your own … Continue reading

Posted in Book Recommendations, Craft, fiction, life, writing | Tagged , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Remington Roundup: #Listening, #Reading, & #Writing

Two steps into August, and it’s past time for a summer edition of the Remington Roundup. Here’s your links to a cool new podcast for story lovers, a how-to book for story composers, and an end-of-summer in-person workshop for story … Continue reading

Posted in #AmReading, Book Recommendations, Craft, fiction, life, Remington Roundup, writing, writing classes | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment