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NEARESt and deArest: Learning To Cook

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Dear NEARESt and deArest, I was told by my elementary school art teacher that I could not draw. That hurt. I was in a musical at a local Equity dinner theatre, the school choir, and a cheerleader, so the sting was lessened a bit by being distracted by other activities. Though distracted, I carried the thought I was bad at …

Writing Living Wide-Awakeness: Writing About Writing

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I write about writing. I have written about: working with editors, independently publishing a memoir, taking writing courses, writing query letters, writing while managing a day job, writing a dissertation, reading my favorite books about writing, and turning a print book into a digital book, just to name a few of the things about which I have posted on in …