Hi, friends. I’ve been thinking about agency this week - the degree to which characters, and maybe writers themselves, have agency to act, how the limitations that we have made for them, and ourselves, dictate the range of what’s possible in terms of plot and action. (Even moreso…
Hi, friends. I hope this new year finds you well, with a pocketful of hope and optimism about what could be. I hadn’t read any Clarice Lispector before…
Hi, friends. Here we are, the end of another year upon us. They just keep coming along, don’t they? There is, I think, a want this time of year for us…
Hi, friends. We’ve made it to December (which someone recently referred to as the Friday of the year). I imagine some of you put goals to paper at the…
Hi, friends. Hope you are well for this week of Thanks. It’s sure to be a busy week for a lot of folks. But I hope you are able to carve out a little…
Hi, friends. I hope this finds you writing. It’s the height of grading season in this house, and it’s been a minute since I found the headspace to…
Hi, friends. The days here are waning, the sun going down earlier and earlier. It’s cool in the mornings and in the evenings and I feel the shift in…
Hi, friends. It’s scary season and skeletons and spiderwebs have started decorating my street. Children are deciding what kind of creepy creature they’d…
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