How is a Raven Like a Writing Desk?

Haven't a clue. Maybe the Lewis Carroll needed a good critique I've been writing and receiving critiques lately, as I signed up for Scribophile after winning NaNoWriMo--they had some goodie for winners so I thought I'd explore it. So far, I'm finding it quite wonderful. Now, as some of you may know, I am not the … Continue reading How is a Raven Like a Writing Desk?

Artful Wordcrafting…why I love Patricia McKillip (and others of her ilk)

Dearest Readers, those who have seen my previous post about the evolution of the novel, know that I was an English Lit. major in college. But my love of books started much earlier, with my mother reading aloud to my brother and me at night, or when we took the seven hour drive to visit … Continue reading Artful Wordcrafting…why I love Patricia McKillip (and others of her ilk)

Are you cut out to be a writer? Take this quiz.

Mara's fairly arbitrary, somewhat absurd, and completely unscientific "Writer's Quiz." (this will not count toward your final grade). When you were a kid, did you spend as much time at the library as you did tormenting your parents and siblings? When in middle school, did you snatch every chance to read that you could, perhaps even … Continue reading Are you cut out to be a writer? Take this quiz.

Barfer or Bleeder? Which writer are you?

What type of writer are you?