The Act of Writing

I still encourage anyone who feels at all compelled to write to do so. I just try to warn people who hope to get published that publication is not all that it is cracked up to be. But writing is. Writing has so much to give, so much to teach, so many surprises. That thingContinue reading “The Act of Writing”

Jealousy by Anne Lamott

“Jealousy is one of the occupational hazards of being a writer, and the most degrading. ¬†And I, who have been the Leona Helmsley of jealousy, have come to believe that the only things that help ease or transform it are (a) getting older, (b) talking¬†about it until the fever breaks, and (c) using it asContinue reading “Jealousy by Anne Lamott”