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Writing Firsts: Be In the Moment

Posted on July 9, 2018 at 11:30 AM

As we consider how our writing stems from our observations as much as from our inner selves, let’s make an effort to be conscientious of our surroundings. Let’s be in the moment. Read more...

Writing Firsts: Visit Your Settings

Posted on June 25, 2018 at 10:40 AM

This week, let’s consider what it’d be like to walk in the footsteps of our characters. Let’s visit their settings. Read more...

Writing Firsts: Create Your Own Endings

Posted on June 4, 2018 at 10:20 AM

As we remember what we love so much about the characters we watch week-by-week on our favorite shows, let’s consider how we can experiment with craft. Let’s create our own endings. Read more...

Writing Firsts: Start Your Letter with a List

Posted on May 21, 2018 at 10:25 AM

Before you write a letter to your loved ones, let’s take a moment to shape your thoughts and memories. Let’s start with a list. Read more...

Writing Firsts: Start Your Essay with a Conversation

Posted on May 7, 2018 at 10:50 AM

Let’s take a moment to explore what an introduction should accomplish. Let’s start with a conversation. Read more...

Looking Ahead: Every Writing Project Has a Beginning

Posted on April 16, 2018 at 10:05 AM

Get a glimpse of the topics and ideas I'm planning to share with you over the next few months. Read more...

Little Leaf for Writers' Best of The Creative Life

Posted on April 2, 2018 at 10:10 AM

To round out the "Best of" series, we're recapping some of this last year's posts about the creative life. Read more...

Little Leaf for Writers' Best of Writing Strategies

Posted on March 19, 2018 at 10:50 AM

This week, we're looking back on some of this last year's posts about writing strategies. Read more...