Book Review: Lucy in the Sky by John Vorhaus

I had the pleasure of taking three writing workshops from John Vorhaus at the recent University of Wisconsin Writers’ Institute (UWWI) in Madison. John is brilliantly funny and taught us much about comedy and voice and how to put them into our writing. Continue reading Book Review: Lucy in the Sky by John Vorhaus

Thoughts on a Recent Writers’ Conference

I just returned from the University of Wisconsin Writers’ Institute conference in Madison, WI over the past weekend. This was my second year attending. I went back for three reasons: First, I got great value for what I spent in Continue reading Thoughts on a Recent Writers’ Conference

Another Potential Music Superstar Shoots Skyward From Out of Nowhere

I don’t know where they find these people, and I’m not much for the overly sappy, tear-jerker kinds of moments, but I’m a musician, appreciate talent and the subtext of a unique friendship and not judging a book by its Continue reading Another Potential Music Superstar Shoots Skyward From Out of Nowhere