Fort Collins short story author Marnie Leonard’s microfiction “Pampas” appears in the anthology Writing for Life, published in July 2020, by Nervous Ghost Press. When I congratulated her on her publishing success, Marnie replied: “This story began as two electric paragraphs written for an exercise in one of Sue’s writing workshops. The energy stayed with … More Hurray for M. K. Leonard!
As we emerge into bright summer sunshine and lush green foliage after isolating at home, working in solitude at our desks, and/or taking care of friends and family members for the past several months, we may be yearning for some creative-writing inspiration and camaraderie in wild nature. Immersing ourselves in wilderness and local open spaces … More Nature Writing Hikes
Fort Collins author LKN Wickens has just published her novel, Freeing Fathers. Linda Wickens was a participant in the Novel & Memoir Creative Writing Workshop I offered through the Wolverine Farm Publick House in the spring of 2018. After completing then revising her novel over the past year, this spring she sent to me her … More Congratulations, LKN Wickens!
Now is a terrific time to begin the book you’ve always wanted to write! Or to revisit, shape, and finish the novel, memoir, or nonfiction book you’ve started. Or to receive experienced, professional advice on your completed manuscript. If not now, then when? As a knowledgeable and encouraging creative writing instructor, author of The Vulture … More Welcome, Writers!