Month: February 2023

Don’t Get Mad. Make It Up.

It started out as a joke, a silly way for us to blow off steam. We invented something out of sheer frustration. Ever since I started teaching creative writing, students have been asking me for the magical elixir: What is the formula for writing a story? I found this exasperating

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Your quest to be more creative starts here

How To Be Creative is a theme that surfaces again and again when I sit down to write. Not because people flock to me asking, “Oh Beth, you creative wizard, will you please publish your wisdom?!” Nope, that’s not the spark that lights my blog-posting flame. Most of the time,

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