Category Archives: Writing

Three lessons I learned at the Tribe Conference

By | 09/22/2017

Recently, I attended the third annual Tribe Conference held at The Factory in Franklin, Tennessee. The curriculum-based conference walks writers, artists, and creatives through a modular process that helps them grow their craft and get the attention their work deserves. I attended the conference to learn how to improve my writing skills and learn a few… Read More »

The Crucible of Writing

By | 02/20/2017

In her book, “The Writing Life,” Annie Dillard compared the process of starting a book with the survival technique a native American woman used to keep her and her baby alive during a brutal Antarctic winter. That winter, her entire village dies from starvation, and she and her baby were the sole survivors. After rummaging… Read More »