• Sentient Ideas

    December 9, 2017

    Have you ever thought ideas have an energy and life of their own? Think of it: Sentient Ideas… What…

  • Creative Call

    November 29, 2017

    Your creative self is calling… but how can you listen? Thanksgiving just rolled over you, and Christmas is hard…

  • Inside Story

    August 16, 2017

    I’ve learned non-fiction essays are a great source of the “inside story” on an author you admire. Enter “View…

  • Mysteries of Life

    July 24, 2017

    Author Kate DiCamillo can express the ineffable in everyday things. She might not set out to do it, but…

  • Meryl Streep’s Brilliance

    June 7, 2017

    Meryl Streep’s brilliance is undeniable—I especially admire the deep humanity she gives all her characters. Here are three pieces…

  • Something Fun

    November 8, 2016

    The quiz Melissa Seaman has created to bring in new souls is superb. When you take it, you’ll learn…