Tag Archives: Anne Lamott

My first elephant

“Even if only the people in your writing group read your memoirs or stories or novel, even if you only wrote your story so that one day your children would know what life was like when you were a child … Continue reading

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Storyline is changing my life–

–and we haven’t even attended their conference yet. I downloaded material the Storyline website says we don’t have to do ahead of time but I am doing it now for practice (I am so anal), filling out a Productivity Schedule … Continue reading

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“2013: A Year of Reading” – Pthfthfpt!

On his blog A Pilgrim in Narnia Brenton Dickieson posted the annual summary of his year’s reading. And J.R. Benjamin of The Bully Pulpit summed up his own Top Ten Literary Posts of 2013. To which I say, Bravo! And … Continue reading

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Back to the classics

Brenton Dickieson of http://apilgriminnarnia.com/ , one of the blogs I follow, ended last year with an impressive list of books he had read in 2012. My year’s reading was nowhere near that extensive or that intellectual. The complete works of … Continue reading

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