What to Write

Finding Your Breath

Last night, I was reminded of a lesson I’d already learned, but had forgotten.  A newer client and I had been struggling to establish a footing for our relationship. Each time we met, I felt as if we were standing on a major fault line, […]

An Experiment

  One of the writers in my workshop this semester was struggling with what to write.  On a deeper level, she was wrestling with a larger and much more frightening question: should I be writing at all?  One night during class, after she had run […]

No Waste in Writing

Discovering What You Are Writing Toward In a recent comment, Jamey Genna suggested that cracking an egg each time you sit down to write can help writers, not only break through a block, but become less afraid to waste.  While I like the idea of […]