Social Work, Writing

What ’s Your Why? (For Social Workers and Other Humans)

Of the many pieces of knowledge my best social work professor stuffed into my head this year, this is my favorite. What’s your why? It asks, in essence, why are you doing what you’re doing? What’s driving you? What’s the point of all this? Clearly...
Child Welfare, Foster Care, MSW, Writing

The horrifying thought of becoming a blogger

  I’m starting a new career. I need a new website to go with it. Why a website? Simply to...
Books, Writing

How to win a Pulitzer Prize – The Writer

How to win a Pulitzer Prize – The Writer.
journalism, Rants, Writing

Nonfiction is true. Fiction is not. Learn the difference.

Susan Kushner Resnick | What Dont You Understand About The Word NON? | The Nervous Breakdown.
Books, Holocaust, journalism, Literature, Writing

He Saved Me, Too: the story of an unlikely friendship – Lifestyle – The Boston Globe

He Saved Me, Too: the story of an unlikely friendship – Lifestyle – The Boston Globe.
Books, Holocaust, Literature, Writing

A lovely review by Judy Bolton-Fasman

THE BOOMER AND THE HOLOCAUST SURVIVOR – review by Judy Bolton-Fasman Boom goes my generation with all of the energy...
Books, Writing

Book reviewers rock

Click on the above headline to go to blog post. (or the sentence below) Many thanks to the New York...
Books, Holocaust, Literature, Writing

Another star: be still my grateful heart

You Saved Me, Too has received a starred review from Kirkus. The professionals say this is a big deal. I...
Books, Literature, Writing

With endless gratitude

This is the best thing that’s ever happened in my whole, stinkin’ writing life. PW review
Parenting, Uncategorized, Writing

Nose, eye, ear, fluff: All you need to be a dog.

    I’m home from my New York literary field trip where I observed the following: 1) The old ladies...