Hen&inkblots: A Literary Blog

OPEN COOP DAY: Announcing Open Coop First Fridays

February 2, 2016 by Erzsi Deak

Shut the door!  OPEN COOP DAY Announcing Open Coop First Fridays FROM NOON UNTIL MIDNIGHT, Pacific Standard Time (PST) Contemporary … Continue reading OPEN COOP DAY: Announcing Open Coop First Fridays

The Objective Writer: Managing Character Expectation

March 28, 2015 by J.M. Lee

Trying to catch up on beta-reading this week. Thinking about writing formulas again. This time, specifically in regard to introducing … Continue reading The Objective Writer: Managing Character Expectation

Welcome!

March 17, 2015 by J.M. Lee

Hen&ink is a literary studio that aims to work in the traditional publishing arena, but also to encourage and develop … Continue reading Welcome!

About

by J.M. Lee

Eggstra Eggciting! [sic] This October, Erzsi looks forward to sharing the stage with writers at the Better Books workshop retreat … Continue reading About

A Moment of Kindness, or that pivotal moment that keeps the reader reading

January 15, 2015 by Erzsi Deak

This is a short note about empathy. Character empathy. I see a lot of texts where a character (primary and … Continue reading A Moment of Kindness, or that pivotal moment that keeps the reader reading

Writing Process Blog Tour

August 11, 2014 by Sandra Guy

I’m thrilled to have been invited to participate in the My Writing Process Blog Tour. The four simple questions I … Continue reading Writing Process Blog Tour

The Writing Process Blog Tour

August 8, 2014 by Susan Montanari

Special thanks to Laura Gehl for inviting me to participate in The Writing Process Blog Tour. You can find Laura’s … Continue reading The Writing Process Blog Tour

“My Writing Process” blog tour (spoiler alert: there are post-it notes involved…)

July 28, 2014 by Laura Gehl

I am excited to participate in the My Writing Process Blog Tour.  I love reading books about writing.  Two of … Continue reading “My Writing Process” blog tour (spoiler alert: there are post-it notes involved…)

Fraught with Peril: A Book-loving Family at the Bookstore

July 21, 2014 by Laura Gehl

Like every book-loving family without millions of dollars in spare cash, we are a family of library enthusiasts. In fact, … Continue reading Fraught with Peril: A Book-loving Family at the Bookstore