GUEST HOST THIS WEEK: DALE IVAN SMITH #mondayblogs #writing

I’m happy to welcome Dale Ivan Smith this week as the final guest from the newly published¬†Underground anthology from Northwest Independent Writers Association (NIWA). If you haven’t read the prior guest posts from the past two weeks, please do. These people are experts at writing, and each of them has contributed excellent writing advice. Dale […]

ALL SOULS DAY #writing

What does All Souls Day have to do with writing? People who write sometimes take the opportunity to write about people who have gone before us. Today, I feel compelled to say something about the poet/playwright Ginny Foster. She came to a writing workshop I offered downtown Portland for awhile. I had heard of her, […]