We writers are gifted with turning a phrase, but with that power comes great responsibility.Read more "Do You Doublespeak?"
Metaphors offer us the chance to concurrently elaborate on our ideas and focus our intent.Read more "Uplift and Illuminate with Metaphors"
Gary Hoffman’s Writeful is an invaluable tool. I find that each time I finish one of his chapters, I have a greater understanding of how I write, and I cultivate a new enthusiasm to get to the page and try out all those tricks and maneuvers.Read more "A Rhythm to Your Words"
Full-Brain Style and the Railroad Ramble Taking a break for a moment from those twin mentors Cameron and Lamott, I spent the morning with Gary Hoffman’s Writeful. Hoffman’s book is a bit of a departure from the Right to Write and Bird by Bird in that he’s concerned less with convincing the reader to write […]Read more "Exploring “Writeful”"