Lisa Capper

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Knowing God

<i>Sounds True recently published a new, expanded edition of</i> Inside the Miracle: Enduring Suffering, Approaching Wholeness<i>, which gathers twenty-eight years of my writing and teaching about suffering, healing, and wholeness, including thirty-nine new poems and prose pieces not yet published. One of</i> …

How to Write with Style: Kurt Vonnegut’s 8 Keys to the Power of the Written Word

<b>Kurt Vonnegut</b> (November 11, 1922–April 11, 2007) has given us some of the most timeless advice on the art and craft of writing — from his 8 rules for a great story to his insights on the shapes of stories to his formidable daily routine. But hardly anything examines the subject with a more potent …

Taxi Drivers Claim Ghost Passengers in Japan

Taxi drivers in Japan claim to have picked up the ghosts of those killed in the 2011 tsunami.

Charles Bukowski's guide to writing and life

<b>"I am a dangerous man when turned loose with a typewriter," said Charles Bukowski, the author of more than 40 books of poetry, prose and novels, including Ham on Rye and Post Office. Bukowski, who died on March 9, 1994, aged 73, used his poetry and prose to depict the depravity of urban life in</b> …

Ideas for a book: 11 inspiring sources

Do ideas for a book just come to you unexpectedly or do you have to work incredibly hard for them? As writers we go through phases of feeling …

7 Playful Techniques to Shatter Your Writer’s Block

by Guest BloggerCherryl Chow is a writer who specializes in health, fitness, lifestyle topics, and Japanese cultural issues. She is the co-author of …

Nourishing Our Creativity to Help Our Writing

Writing is an art form, and yet I don’t usually think of myself as an <i>artist</i>. Maybe that’s because when I think of art, I think of visual arts or …