Category Archives: On Writing

Guest Post: Writers, get a hobby


Sometimes writing for a living is like being a sex worker. You take something wonderful and just make it into […]

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Guest Post: On Being Stuck


“Deep where the writing lies,” is how Martha describes the Source of her writing. Three times I’ve tried to lowercase […]

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“The human soul needs actual beauty more than bread.” ~ D. H. Lawrence


It makes me crazy at Art Sanctuary to have to justify arts in the inner city by showing how it […]

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Guest Blog: Diary of a Rejected Artist


Diary of a Rejected Artist – {by Sadeqa Johnson} The rejection of an artist is so plentiful that you must love […]

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Guest Post: No Room For Ego-trippin’


Thanks and praise to Denene for another excellent piece of work. I am so grateful for this blog. I’m delighted […]

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Guest Post: All I Needed to Know About Men, I Learned in Kindergarten


All I Needed to Know About Boys Men I Learned in Kindergarten – {from author Trisha R. Thomas} …Or more […]

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Guest Post: Finding Fiction


My friend Jennie Dietrich used to quote this little ditty when we were afraid: When in doubt, When in doubt, […]

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Music and Civitella


Part five of my blog series, recalling the great luxury of my experience at Civitella Ranieri where I wrote two […]

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Civitella 6 Piano Grande


Part four of my blog series, recalling the great luxury of my experience at Civitella Ranieri where I wrote two […]

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Memories


At Civitella Ranieri, the castle (castello) sits at the top of a hill that looks out on all sides onto […]

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