The Right Word

“How do ‎you do it?  How do writers write those beautiful, original lines?  So original they stay with you, change you, and make you see yourself and the world differently?”

Lately, my friend and student Refugia has been revising her work, raking through her sentences and weeding out clichès, clunkers, passive voice, and words that just don’t feel right. Continue reading “The Right Word”