Nerves sometimes get the better of me. Charlie, the Assistant Scout Leader, and I had planned an exciting night-time tracking game for my Scout Troop. 1,428 more words
Tags » Lee Gutkind
In my never-ending quest to find good yoga classes in my area, I recently purchased a Groupon for a new studio in Bethesda. The website was a tad confusing, probably because the owner (and sole teacher), a Chinese woman named Jin, has a less-than-perfect grasp of both English and website technology. 857 more words
Our voices as our stories become hidden in the steady babble of the information age.
– Lee Gutkind
Gutkind, L., & Buck, H. F. (2008). Keep it real: Everything you need to know about researching and writing creative nonfiction. New York: W.W. Norton.
Creative non-fiction is everywhere today and hugely popular with modern readers, writers, and publishers. Memoirs, personal essays, travel-writing, and feature articles all fall under the category. 705 more words
Special thanks to Lee Gutkind for answering 2 questions about his recently featured book – I Wasn’t Strong Like This When I Started Out: True Stories of Becoming a Nurse… 306 more words
Synopsis: This collection of true narratives reflects the dynamism and diversity of nurses, who provide the first vital line of patient care. 194 more words