My Studio Guest is intrigued by memoir as a way to discover the more hopeful aspects of “life story.” In her guest post, Kathleen Pooler shares insights about the process: how she works through the stop-and-go nature of writing; why she continues to forge ahead. Welcome, KATHY! 7 Reasons Why I Think Memoir Writing is […]

Story Without End

I’m very pleased to introduce author and friend, Priscilla Warner, as my 34th Studio Guest. Priscilla is the bestselling author of Learning to Breathe – My Yearlong Quest to Bring Calm to My Life and a co-author of The Faith Club. After I read Priscilla’s guest post, I thought: this is wonderful.  The peak moments […]

The Human Journey

How many people do you really know well?  How many of those people “get you?”  It’s an interesting question, I think.  Don’t we do a lot of shadow dancing in life?  Interacting in the superficial sense of things.  Relating to people, even relatives, who may as well be perfect strangers. I gave this some thought, […]

Work in Progress

My studio guest this week is Kate Lord Brown. Author Kate Lord Brown grew up in the wild and beautiful Devon countryside. After studying at Durham University and the Courtauld Institute of Art, she worked as an international art consultant.  While curating collections for palaces and embassies in Europe and the Middle East, she dreamed […]