Category Archives: In the news

My most recent Twitter crop of #writing angst

It took me a long time to come to terms with Twitter’s weird blend of watercooler/cocktail party/retail culture. But now I find it to be a fairly useful source of #writing tips and news. Here’s what I found most helpful this week. Continue reading

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Death by pie, public domain images of fish, and Jane Austen’s hand-copied sheet music

Or, what I’m reading while The Eight-Year-Old’s on spring break this week. Shakespeare’s 74 death scenes in a single play more gory than Game of Thrones (Telegraph) If you’re wondering about the logistical differences between killing off your characters by baking them into … Continue reading

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