All in Creative Writing
She hasn't shied away from writing about tough topics, even when it was painful for herself. She's currently working on a memoir, and that, she said, has been the most difficult thing to write.
"Do you not understand the point of books?"
"I really believe that art saves lives."
“Oftentimes, it seems like writing a piece I deem good enough for publication is analogous to climbing a mountain.”
“As a journalist, it's incredibly important for me to vocalize silenced voices,” Danielle said. “My writing can be used as a platform to bring awareness towards an issue. I want to do more of that in the future.”
What wandering through Maya Angelou's townhouse taught me about journalism and how it inspired me.
Melissa said that she had to learn early on in her writing career that, as they say, "haters gonna hate." In fact, she makes it a practice not to listen to people who are rude just for the sake of rudeness.
Aside: If all this sounds like the setup to an idyll life, remember the first paragraph and know that a twist is coming.
Yes, that's a weird way to describe where babies come from. Moving on.
Katherine is more than an artist. She is a person, a friend, a sister, a daughter. She has relationships to build into in addition to the worlds she creates.
When she first started writing romance novels, Alexis James had to fit writing time into her busy schedule as a mother to two small children.
But today, thanks to dearest Timehop, I re-read a piece I published exactly four years ago. And I thought to my old self — dang, girl, you know what's up.