35 Beautiful and Insightful Quotes about Short Stories

                                     I. “In a rough way the short story writer is to the novelist as a cabinetmaker is to a house carpenter.” – Annie Proulx II. “A good short story crosses the borders of our nations and our … Continue reading 35 Beautiful and Insightful Quotes about Short Stories

Let Me Tell You About The Creative Writing Gene

Today's guest post is by author Marianne Wheelaghan, co-founder of the online creative writing school, Writing Classes. She is an informative and supportive voice in the online writing community and I have enjoyed getting to know her over the past few months. I highly recommend her writing blog and her twitter feeds are full of … Continue reading Let Me Tell You About The Creative Writing Gene

9 Books on Reading and Writing

  Taken from Brain Pickings (via kobo writing life) which is a really good website on what’s out there in relation to creativity, thinking, culture and art. These books are highly recommended. I have read most of them and would especially recommend Elements of Style and On Writing.   1The Elements of Style Illustrated -  marries Maira Kalman’s … Continue reading 9 Books on Reading and Writing