Monthly Archives: July 2011

but enough about me, let’s talk about me

Kim Koning over at Dragonfly Scrolls is a fellow writer and stellar blogster. Each week she interviews a writer about their practice, published work et al. I know Kim as a fellow participant in a Facebook writing group. This has … Continue reading

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inspiration wednesday – travel

I love to travel but I hate leaving. Once I have arranged for someone to take care of the animals, cleaned my house and packed I am seized by regret and anxiety. Why can’t I just stay home in my … Continue reading

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okay for now

Gary Schmidt’s latest middle grade book, Okay For Now, is a funny, tragic, redemptive read. With a glowing review in the New York Times Book Review and admiring reviews elsewhere, it seems clear this book will find the audience it … Continue reading

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favianna rodriguez on artistic practice

Fabianna Rodriguez’ terrific blog has this gem posted a few days ago that is perfect for Inspiration Wednesday. Visit her blog and read the whole post, but here is her list of strategies for energizing her art practice. These can … Continue reading

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letter m press

I pitched in to fund this awesome iPad app on Kickstarter and it’s finally ready to go. Letter M Press is a letterpress application that allows the user to virtually set type, make ready and print. Prints can be saved … Continue reading

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