articles tagged "writing"
Wednesday, 4 December 2013 | Access Hour
This group of writers has no formal name but has been meeting regularly to review and edit each other’s work for years. They’ve taken to calling themselves the Thursday Morning Writers Group for the Access Hour radio events they schedule once a year. Everyone in the writers group definitely likes to read their material on the air at WORT. The chance to read on the program is always one of the highlights of their year. more »
Monday, 10 December 2012 | buzz
On Monday December 10, our host Linda Jameson spoke with Norma Gay Prewett about poetry, and read aloud two of her poems. She also speaks about the process of writing stories and poems. She quotes Ernest Hemingway, who said “write the first true sentence that you know, and the rest will come easily.” She explains that prompts come naturally, and that is where one begins the piece. “The first thing you will write down is a cliché…the job of the poet is to go out and find the closest way you can to communicate [that] to the person out there, and make them believe that they have been there, or are there at that moment.” Listen to the interview here: more »