Anne Lamott’s encouragement to writers

This Anne Lamott quote isn’t from any of her books, but came from a post on Twitter some summers ago. Lamott also wrote a beautifully encouraging Facebook post that expounded on this very idea. An excerpt: “If you always dreamed of writing a novel or a memoir, and you used to love to write, and […]

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Hello, page fright

The fact that any blog finally launches, however feebly, after several years of pondering it and putting it off, is a testament that even the most deep-seated resistance can be overcome. But, oh, the crazy-making in the process! An empty blog, theme freshly uploaded, is just as frightening as any blank page or canvas. It […]

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