Making lists is a way to use the organizational power of the mind in the realm of creative writing. By making lists of possible lists, we are freed from the confines of the trivial, and can use our imagination within an organized framework with surprising results.
I want to tell you about this book, Writing for Your Life, by Deena Metzger. I want to tell you that I owned this book for several years, where it found a spot on the back of a shelf and never came out again. No, it was after I’d started taking freewriting classes with Suzanne […]