Welcome to Creative Conversations: discussions about the creative process. Today I’m welcoming back the multi-talented author/illustrator Molly Blaisdell. photo credit: Alan Bryant Molly and I decided to talk… Read more
Before we welcome the fabulous Lois Brandt to Roar on Library Lions, let’s congratulate the two winners of The Poetry Friday Anthology Celebrations contest. Winners are (drum roll please) Laurie Ann Thompson and Angie Karcher! We’re sure you will treasure your first edition copies of this amazing book edited by Janet Wong and Sylvia Vardell!!… Read more
Build believable worlds from terrain, ecosystems and life forms to creating new societies. Ask questions. Research. Make connections. Combine all the world building elements to create your dynamic setting with the conflicts and tensions each novel demands. Sign up here
Second Annual Full-Bodied Novel Retreat
St. Andrew’s House, Hood Canal. July 21-23.
Explore the writer’s mind-body connection with Katherine Grace Bond and Janet Lee Carey. Approach your characters, plot, and setting from the inside using a variety of physical prompts, group interaction, and private reflection. Learn the practice of Deep Characterization and enter your story in a way you never thought possible. Retreat includes relaxing rooms, meals, one-on-one manuscript consultation, a free massage. Sign up here