Studio Session: “The Perry Room hides literary artifacts and historical gems” by Megan Balser


Studio Session, Writing Wednesday

We’ve got another opening paragraph to unpack on this fine Wednesday! This week’s volunteer is my former minion! We salute you, madam! The Writer: Megan Balser (website) The Piece: “The Perry Room hides literary artifacts and historical gems,” an article printed in Spirit of Jefferson. (This piece is no longer viewable online.) The Charles Town Library hosts […]

April 29, 2015

Callous: Why I didn’t want to be a writer


Writing, Writing Wednesday

Elementary teachers love to predict the careers of their teachers students.* Several pegged me as a writer even during that time when I insisted on being a scientist. I liked to tell stories, like the one I wrote for some fourth grade English assignment. I couldn’t tell you what happened in it, but I remember […]

April 23, 2014