The Writing Process: Outline or Hope and Grope?

I had the pleasure once again of attending the annual Book Marks Festival in downtown Winston Salem. Bookmarks is a non-profit organization that produces the Carolinas’ largest festival of books and authors, an authors-in schools-program, a series of author talks presenting best-selling and award winning writers, and a K-12 summer reading program. It is one… Continue reading The Writing Process: Outline or Hope and Grope?

Focus, the illusive muse that craves discipline

Creativity without discipline is a fast, beautiful automobile without wheels. We need focus and discipline to put all the thoughts we decipher together and the result is knowledge and wisdom for tomorrow’s writer.