Monthly Archives: August 2015

Publishing News: Read my essay in Northwestern magazine

My essay, Trust Yourself,” appears in the fall 2015 issue of Northwestern, the alumni magazine of Northwestern University. It’s about my friendship years ago, with one of my first grade Sunday School students. Since that period of time, that student, … Continue reading

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How to Make the Most of a Writer’s Conference

Let’s say you’ve paid your registration fee and made your travels plans for an upcoming writer’s conference. You want to make sure the conference is worth your investment. Allison Williams is Brevity’s Social Media Editor for the online nonfiction blog, … Continue reading

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Seville is a writer’s paradise

On a recent trip to Spain, I included stays in Barcelona, Seville, Malaga, and a day trip to Tangier, Morocco. Of all of these places, the one that got me feeling the most inspired creatively was Seville. Spain’s fourth largest … Continue reading

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