From my very first post I wanted to pay homage to the speech which inspired the title of my blog, Ain't I a Woman? by Sojourner Truth. Such a beautiful speech, such a beautiful name, such a beautiful woman. It is one of my favorite pieces. I strive to emulate this style in my own work. Poetic and powerful. Honest and unafraid. Memorable. And I like brevity. It too is beautiful. This is the standard I wish to be held to as I explore the question with you ~ ain't I a writer?
"Obliged to you for hearing me, and I do have a few things more to say..."

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Thursday, December 19, 2013

Lisa Romeo Writes: Writers: A Year-End Call for *I Did It* Lists. Joi...

Lisa Romeo Writes: Writers: A Year-End Call for *I Did It* Lists. Joi...: Three years ago, I first shared with blog readers an end-of-year list-making activity I'd grown to cherish. Not making a typical New Y...

Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Indie Shopping

     Just found this photo of me reading at one of my favorite indie book stores. Please support them when doing your holiday shopping. They've got what your loved ones need.