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My Writing Process Blog Tour


I’ve been passed the writing torch, by the funny and talented Lisa L. Kirchner. Just click on her name right there and see her response to the blog tour Q & A. And now, here are mine: What am I working on? I am (still) working on a novel. Or should I say The Novel (more on that later). In the book, the protagonist is a teenage girl whose brother died in a drunk driving accident. She feels very much alone as her parents are also destroyed by this loss. As a way to cope, she morphs into her brothers … Continue reading

Get Your Story Out to the World: Author Sue William Silverman Interview and Reading

Radio Show - Sue-Silverman

LISTEN HERE. If you know you have a story inside of you that you need to tell, don’t let fear get in the way. Listen to memoirist Sue William Silverman share about writing her three memoirs and revealing hidden family secrets. Sue is an author, public speaker and teaches at the Vermont College of Fine Arts MFA program. She has published three memoirs, a poetry collection and a book on writing: The Pat Boone Fan Club: My Life as a White Anglo-Saxon Jew. (Her most recent–buy it here.) Love Sick: One Woman’s Journey through Sexual Addiction, was also made into … Continue reading

What is Creative Energy?


Energy is everything. Energy is powerful. Energy cannot be destroyed, only transformed. It is what creates life and matter, and it can also, in the case of a bomb or a bullet, annihilate. You are made up and by energy as well. You know how one person can light up a whole room, while another has the opposite affect and everyone feels a little worse, or uncomfortable? That ineffable quality that we notice, but barely, that is our energy. We are broadcasting our limiting beliefs or judgments whether we want to or not. On some level, most people really do … Continue reading