Roundabout Views

Beware the Muse Killers! (Guest Blog: By Debra Dockter)

05/07/2015 - 1:50pm

I don’t think writers need to be reminded of our frail egos. The validation of a personal response on a rejection letter, getting an honorable mention in a contest, having our writing group say more positive than negative things are like life support to the tiny muse who so often goes Code Blue on our shoulders.

Microphones, Spotlights, Audiences, Oh My! (Guest Blog: by Dylan Gregor)

05/07/2015 - 1:42pm

The lights go out, and all that is left is a microphone, a microphone stand, and a red rug, lit by a single spotlight.

If you are anything like me, you struggle with nerves and you have to force yourself to do the things that you want to do, and this scenario is the equivalent to seeing the Grim Reaper walk up to you, and point directly into your soul.

An Evening With Neil Gaiman

03/20/2015 - 2:19pm

 “It’s not normally this much fun. I almost never get awards and a library card.”

     That was how Neil Gaiman began An Evening With Neil Gaiman in Tulsa, Tuesday night, March 10th.