Monthly Archives: November 2012

Terry Tempest Williams in Denver

The Pen & Podium series through the Denver Post brings in well-known authors and Monday night, Terry Tempest Williams was the featured guest.  Usually, the writers stands at a podium to speak but this time, the format was different.  Claire … Continue reading

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Words for Writers to Honor

Should you paint/ a credible sky/you must keep in mind/its essential phoniness. Eduardo Hurtado If you write fiction, these words resonate with you.  All of us who write believe we can paint a credible sky, that we can find the … Continue reading

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The Short but Wondrous Talk by Junot Diaz

“Holy moments are when we come together to learn and sharing that time is the most important and least rewarded sacrament.” And that is how Junot Diaz began his talk yesterday at Lighthouse Writers in Denver.  He went on to … Continue reading

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Full Disclosure

In the interest of full disclosure, let me say right up front that today, the first day of NaNoWriMo, I put in about 1 1/2 hours of work on the novel.  I know, I know – my goal is 2 … Continue reading

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