PlumblineMargaret McCaffrey - December 8 2017. . .I was halfway through my MA thesis, or so I thought when my teacherRead more.
The Good Mentor
It’s said that writing can’t be taught. But why not? Tobias Wolff taught George Saunders at Syracuse University, and lookRead more.
Making a Scene
‘Keep the drama on the page,’ says Julia Cameron, author of The Artists Way. She means make your work dramatic,Read more.
The Power of the Mic
In September Elwood Writers recorded our Fathers’ Day stories for Vision Radio Australia (VAR). I accompanied Barry to the studioRead more.
The Writing Group
It is said that you can’t teach writing. Maybe not. But writers, I believe, can sure help themselves. Since 2008Read more.
‘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, artRead more.
Finding your Writing Voice
Miles Davis once said: “You have to play a long time to be able to play like yourself.” For me thisRead more.
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. “YouRead more.
Stories on the Wireless.
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