THE SOUL MUST SPEAK, AND LONGS TO BE HEARD

TEMPLES OF ALL GOOD THINGS

March 25, 2009

Tags: writing, fiction writing, dreams

What is it about libraries? They're such cool places. The Chapel Hill Library just hosted an Author Tea for me, and it was a wonderfully enjoyable event (see Newsletter.)

The house I grew up in was a bit like a library, with bookshelves in just about every room, and voracious readers of all ages (more…)

WHAT THE MUSE SAID

March 19, 2009

Tags: WRITING AND DREAMS AND DREAMS OF WRITING

Well, hey, why not Blog? This will not be a daily effort, but I'll ramble on as the Muse inspires.

The title? I was invited to speak as a novelist at a University of North Carolina "Writing Careers Night" event last year, and went, expecting maybe two or three students
to be interested in (more…)
I wondered, Why are so many of us compelled to write?...and the Muse, riding shotgun, replied, "The soul must speak, and longs to be heard."

The Muse and the musician

The Soul Dreams, Listening to Her Muse

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