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PlumblineMargaret McCaffrey  -  December 8 2017.  .  .I was halfway through my MA thesis, or so I thought when my teacher
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The Good Mentor
It’s said that writing can’t be taught. But why not? Tobias Wolff taught George Saunders at Syracuse University, and look
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Making a Scene
‘Keep the drama on the page,’ says Julia Cameron, author of The Artists Way. She means make your work dramatic,
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The Power of the Mic
In September Elwood Writers recorded our Fathers’ Day stories for Vision Radio Australia (VAR). I accompanied Barry to the studio
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The Writing Group
It is said that you can’t teach writing. Maybe not. But writers, I believe, can sure help themselves. Since 2008
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‘Jewels of San Fedele’ available on Amazon!
I was recently able to contribute to the fantastic “Jewels of San Fedele,” a collection of short fiction, memoir, art
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Finding your Writing Voice
Miles Davis once said: “You have to play a long time to be able to play like yourself.” For me this
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Putting the ‘me’ in memoir
My memoir teacher once asked me why I didn’t write about myself. Put more of myself into the memoir. “You
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