People of the Book get writing

I was pretty dismissive of blogs as an art form until I became involved with Jewish Women of Words. I considered them puff pieces by bad writers who only wrote about themselves. Maybe I had read too many solipsistic Sunday magazine articles. But, one steamy New York summer morning, while sitting in a diner eavesdropping […]

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Write with Focus!

The first workshop, Writing with Heart was fabulous. We have two writing workshops left: Write with Focus on 19 June and Write with Style on 17 July. They are held at the Lamm Jewish Library of Australia in Melbourne. There are a few spots left for each. For more info: http://www.projectdeborah.org/public-events.html

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Writing from the Body

When famous writers decide to get grumpy with their fans, one of their popular complaints is being asked supposedly ridiculous questions, such as whether they write with a pen or a pencil, or nowadays – a keyboard. The last time I heard a similar grievance it came from Jonathan Franzen in his keynote address at […]

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