Tag Archives: Creativity

Finding My Own Inspiration

Last weekend many of my writing friends returned to VCFA for residency. I did not – for the first time in two and a half years. It was harder than I expected to view the social media posts about the … Continue reading

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Tapping Into Your Creative Inner Child

This fall author / illustrator Lynda Barry has fueled my creative fire. She generously shares her teaching materials and encourages others to follow along with the UW-Madison courses she teaches by sharing her syllabus, exercises, and homework assignments on Tumblr … Continue reading

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Writing, Mental Illness, and Creativity

This week I want to share two powerful blog posts about writers, creativity, and mental illness.    First, a brave series of posts by author Sarah McCarry on writing and mental illness – Working: An Interview Project. Second, a post … Continue reading

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