Hollywood blockbusters based on YA novels vs. quirky indie films, many of them from other countries with English subtitles: Why we need the latter, too.
The value of writing workshops goes beyond nurturing a new generation of writers to nurturing a new generation of citizens who can speak truth to power.
From time to time people write me with questions about their upcoming trips to Portugal. A common question that I get is, “Should I rent a car?” Several... Read More
Why authors’ careers shouldn’t be as short as professional athletes’ — and what we have to contribute whatever our age.
This is not what I wanted to return home to — the images of two African-American men gunned down by white police officers in as many days. We protest the killings... Read More