Fiction

The Writing Path to 2014

  Bender pondered the wine in his hand.  “A writer needs four things to achieve greatness, Pasquale: desire, disappointment, and the sea.” “That’s only three.” Alvis finished his wine.  “You have to do disappointment twice.” I share this passage from… Read More ›

Treat Myself Write

I know the secret to writing. No, it’s not a strong hook, creating unforgettable characters, or even mastering the narrative craft. These things help, of course. As does an in-depth dissection of The Fugitive and Casablanca.  But the secret for… Read More ›