Thoughts on a Panel

I took part in an all-woman panel last night where the conversation got pretty heated around ideas of feminism and #metoo...

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Margaret Atwood’s Books Taught Me to Listen to Women—Now She Needs to Learn the Same Thing (Essay Published in Electric Lit)

Writers are often great observers, but we aren’t always good listeners. Our stories share knowledge and create empathy in the reader, but the dark side of our work is the ego it sometimes takes to sustain it. Writing, especially something as long and thankless as an entire book, requires a belief in the importance of one’s … Continue reading Margaret Atwood’s Books Taught Me to Listen to Women—Now She Needs to Learn the Same Thing (Essay Published in Electric Lit)