What about the heroine?

Love, LOVE, love, this brilliant article by Donna Baier Stein for Elephant Journal. “Literature is rife with narratives of the hero’s journey. But what about the heroine?” http://www.elephantjournal.com/2011/09/what-about-the-heroine–donna-baier-stein/ Melissa Studdard is on Facebook and Twitter. She writes on Johntext Texas. Visit her personal homepage www.melissastuddard.com and find out about events and her books and contact…… Continue reading What about the heroine?

I Am A Reader, Not A Writer

It was a joy to share my sillier side in an interview at this gorgeous blog site, I Am A Reader, Not A Writer http://iamareadernotawriter.blogspot.ch/2011/09/book-giveaway-author-interview-six.html Melissa Studdard is on Facebook and Twitter. She writes on Johntext Texas. Visit her personal homepage www.melissastuddard.com and find out about events and her books and contact her on http://melissastuddard.com/contact/…… Continue reading I Am A Reader, Not A Writer

The new issue

The new issue of Tiferet is out! It has an essay on consciousness by filmmaker David Lynch, an essay on Karma in Shakespeare’s Henry V by Alx Utterman; poems by Floyd Skloot, Dorianne Laux, and Linda Radice; and fiction from Jacob Needleman and yours truly. I can’t wait to get my copy!!! http://tiferetjournal.com/ Melissa Studdard…… Continue reading The new issue

Poecology

I’m thrilled to have a poem in the inaugural issue of this beautiful new journal. http://poecology.org/issue-1/contents/ Melissa Studdard is on Facebook and Twitter. She writes on Johntext Texas. Visit her personal homepage www.melissastuddard.com and find out about events and her books and contact her on http://melissastuddard.com/contact/ More information is available on Wikipedia.

Donna Baier Stein on Words, Spirit & You

I had a good conversation with Tiferet editor Melissa Studdard today – about the importance of putting writing first – first thing in the morning. Because just as Melanie Selemidis says below, not much of the world or many people stand by us to say write now, write now, give us the gift of your…… Continue reading Donna Baier Stein on Words, Spirit & You

Pompeii (2010)

Melissa Studdard is on Facebook and Twitter. She writes on Johntext Texas. Visit her personal homepage www.melissastuddard.com and find out about events and her books and contact her on https://melissastuddard.com/contact/ More information is available on Wikipedia.

Ithaka

Ithaka (I know it looks like I was trying to steal the statue, but really I was just hugging Homer. Really . . .) Melissa Studdard is on Facebook and Twitter. She writes on Johntext Texas. Visit her personal homepage www.melissastuddard.com and find out about events and her books and contact her on https://melissastuddard.com/contact/ More…… Continue reading Ithaka