Life Lessons from Amy Hempel

This is the only picture I could find from that workshop.

“….all that time thinking, ‘What we have–love sometimes passes for it, when I should have been thinking, Love passes.’” -Amy Hempel, The Day I Had Everything   It’s May and I am only just getting to my April 1 issue of The New Yorker.  Forgive me.  Long ago, in a land far far away (the […]

Inspiring Kids to Write by Dana Robinson, Children’s Workshop Instructor


Want kids to write? Make it fun. Getting kids to write isn’t rocket science. It isn’t any other type of science either, for that matter. Writing is art, and art should be fun. As with all things, however, it is a lot more fun when you know what you are doing. With just a few […]

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