Eight Terrible Titles
Writing

Eight Terrible Titles

There’s a fun hashtag going around Twitter called #8TerribleTitles. It’s an invitation to an ongoing blog hop where writers take eight random phrases from their manuscript and turn them into terrible titles for hypothetical books. My colleague Kiersi Burkhart and her fellow Sweet Sixteens writers jumped into the fun last week and now I’m crashing … Continue reading

A Writerly Weekend
Writing

A Writerly Weekend

Last weekend was a writerly weekend. It began a day early, on Thursday evening, with the monthly Mid-Valley Willamette Writers chapter meeting. Melissa Hart spoke about “literary citizenship.” It was revelatory. She spoke about the responsibility of writers to one another, and the benefit that we all get when we support each other. Too many … Continue reading