Monthly Archives: June 2014

Writers’ Wisdom

“Writing is a little door. Some fantasies, like big pieces of furniture, won’t come through.” Susan Sontag  NMM   Advertisements

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Writers’ Wisdom

“Use the creative process — singing, writing, art, dance, whatever — to get to know yourself better.” Catie Curtis NMM

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Bookworm: “The Diary of Anais Nin Vol. 1”

On a whim, I started my first journal in the summer of 1994. I was 17, and Nikki at 17 was, I like to think, nothing short of incandescent that summer between my junior and senior year of high school. … Continue reading

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Writers’ Wisdom

In honor of Father’s Day this weekend, here’s a quote from my dad’s favorite writer, who happened to die on my birthday, June 10, 1988. I never read a one of his books, but I sure was told the synopsis … Continue reading

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Writers’ Wisdom

“If you would not be forgotten, as soon as you are dead and rotten, either write things worth reading, or do things worth the writing.” Benjamin Franklin NMM

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