The Best Time to Start Is Now

WORDS YOUR WAY BLOG year ago, my neighbor overheard me talking about reading poetry at an open mic. “I write poetry,” he said. “I should go read sometime. I don’t have a working computer. I need to type up the poems.” “You don’t need to type them...

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The Times Are A-Changin’

WORDS YOUR WAY BLOGA few weeks ago, a Facebook friend cast for sources for an article about interviewing for a job. I answered the call. I worked as a recruiter for a few years, and interviewing was one of my favorite parts of the job. She sent me a set of questions...

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Writing is a Process Not a Procedure

WORDS YOUR WAY BLOGHere’s how I learned to compose a piece in high school: Write an outline Write a rough draft, beginning to end Write one or more additional complete drafts Edit Here’s how I actually write a piece: Write down some notes about the topic Start a draft...

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