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Willamette Writers' Conference - Day 2

Excellence 102: The Essential Nature of Dramatic Arc – Larry Brooks

I cannot recommend Larry Brooks highly enough. Larry is personable, funny, and warm. And his ability to analyze story structure and present it to writers is truly a gift to any who can attend his lectures or read his books. 1,112 more words

Story Concept—What is it and Why is it Important?

Note: When I read back over my last post, I realized that it may have been a little misleading.  When I said “Every month I plan to write a Progress Update…” I did not intend that to mean I was planning to post only once a month.  586 more words


Process, Preparation and Prose

I am not a writing coach. I am not a writing teacher. I can’t tell anyone how to write. So much for disclaimers. What I can do is share my process. 951 more words

Comedy, Tragedy And What The F...?

Helpful Websites for Writers

I saw this link ow.ly/RKdBt  on Twitter to an article about The 120 Most Helpful Websites for Writers in 2015 at Global Editing English. 48 more words

Why Mona Why?

Dan Boyle Cursing Out Larry Brooks

By now, everyone has seen the footage of Dan Boyle cursing out New York Post columnist Larry Brooks. The veteran defenseman who is on his way out of New York announced that he had no respect for Brooks and would not conduct his season-ending interview with reporters unless he left the room. 510 more words

New York Rangers

Cult of Hockey: New York should trade McDonagh for Hall, Oil's 1st overall pick, says NY writer. Huh?!

This just in from New York Post hockey columnist Larry Brooks, his notion that the New York Rangers should look at trading defenceman Ryan McDonagh to the Edmonton Oilers for some unspecified combination of Edmonton’s top pick in the 2016 draft, Leon Draisaitl, Ryan Nugent-Hopkins and/or Taylor Hall: 695 more words

Cult Of Hockey