A Simple Checklist for Handling Feedback About Your Writing

A Simple Checklist for Handling Feedback About Your Writing

Not too long ago, I met with a writer who—like so many in our community—is working hard to develop her craft. She’s showing up for her writing, doing the tough work to hone her voice and understand what she’s here to say. Our meeting was to discuss a fairly new piece...
How to Write Stories and Poems that Get Published

How to Write Stories and Poems that Get Published

Writers cannot be measured by their observable output, yet publishing your writing is an important part of the call to be a writer. There’s no contradiction here—publishing isn’t simply about the credits. When we share our words with readers, we create more meaning...