Posts made in March, 2012

Writer does not necessarily equal Wordsmith

I’m a writer who doesn’t play scrabble… never been good at plucking words out of letters given to me.  (Thin air is a different story.  pun intended.)  SO anyway I’ve never played these online scrabble games.  I think I know why.  The computer scientist in me says I can generate a list of words, create a file, and search it with simple regular expressions… bam, pow, I’d rock the casbah. Except that’s...

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Writing in the Rainforest

I just got back from the Rainforest Writer’s Retreat, and after a couple of days of decompression I’d like to share with you some of the things I experienced. First of all, for those of you who aren’t familiar with where I was or what I was doing, a brief description.  The Rainforest Writer’s Retreat is a five day session of intensive writing.  Nearly 40 writers gather together on the shores of Lake Quinault in western...

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