Happy Anniversary, A Writer’s Retreat! I called it that because I wanted to talk shop, all the things I love to talk about with fellow writers and readers. For me it’s rather like the meditation retreats I also love, the silence, the pause for reflection. This year I’ve been reflecting on just what it is I’m after in my writing, what holds my interest.
Jack Cady’s exercise for embodying a scene.
Long ago I left my first US publisher to take advantage of the opportunity to work with an award-winning editor. She turned out to be far less hands-on than I’d hoped, and she died after publishing just the first book in the project I’d… Continue Reading “Shop Talk: Embodying a Scene”