Writing Spiritual Memoir

The temptation while writing spiritual memoir is to focus only on the moment of transformation. This talk explores how the dark night of the soul is as important in spiritual memoir as the healing or resurrection experience. The second of two workshops given by Cynthia Rosi at Columbus Writer’s Conference at Columbus State Community College…

Sustaining Suspense

Suggestions on how to analyze a poem and apply what you’ve learned to your own work take up the first part of Word Carver. This picture shows how to do double-column analysis, as explained in the broadcast. Next, put a bit more suspense in your novel. I spoke at the Columbus Writer’s Conference hosted by…

Immigrant Stories, and a Home Song

Immigrant voices speak about the American Dream in Episode 010. The event at Wild Goose Creative was sponsored by Peace Catalyst International, Columbus, an organization which brings Christians and Muslims together for prayer, food, sharing stories, and building strong community ties; recording by Roving Reporter Amy Dalrymple. Click on Continue Reading to listen now! I…