“We are all dust” In Action

“We are all dust” In Action

For this post I am once again turning to a book I’ve been reading for a while now: The Making of a Story by Alice LaPlante. It’s very long, and I don’t devote enough time to it during the week, […]

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Ink Link Roundup

Ink Link Roundup

This week’s selection is especially varied. Enjoy! Elisa loved this in-depth look at short fiction not only because it provides a comparison of forms but it highlights why all writers should be writing short fiction. The Strategic Use of Short […]

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What Do We Qualify As Writing Time?

What Do We Qualify As Writing Time?

My post today was inspired by this blog post that hit my inbox in early February. The title says it all: “Thinking Is Writing.” While I appreciate the writer’s basic premise, I did want to expand on it. The legitimate […]

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Ink Links Roundup

Ink Links Roundup

Enjoy this week’s links! There’s plenty of variety. Elisa can’t help but think that of course Shakespeare said it best when he wrote, “brevity is the soul of wit.” So here are 4 short lessons about writing short fiction. http://www.writersdigest.com/editor-blogs/there-are-no-rules/4-short-lessons-subject-short-stories?platform=hootsuite […]

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Acquiring a New Skillset

Acquiring a New Skillset

It seems that I piqued some interest with my Confidence post last month when I used the phrases “I was faced with the very urgent need to make some major life decisions” and “I’m finally able to start taking steps […]

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Ink Links Roundup

Ink Links Roundup

Welcome to my inaugural Ink Links Roundup post -Melissa and Kate have done stellar jobs since January! To start, here are two links I’m excited to share this week. Even though my bookshelves get slightly more unmanageable every week, I can’t resist […]

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