Every writer is shaped by the restrictions placed on them.  These may be as broad as having to write in English to the expectations of the audience for the genre being written Knowing the rules is always the way to know where breaking the rules might be effective, opening up more space.   Operating without rules … Continue reading Factual

Gotta Love

So Barbara Walters is making the rounds to sell her book Audition — she feels she has always been auditioning. Her “reason” for writing the book, she says, is that young women tell her that they want to be her, and she wants them to know not only the benefits but the cost of her … Continue reading Gotta Love