Is “Show Don’t Tell” a Universal Truth or a Colonial Relic?

 Namrata Poddar on the Western Preference for Visual Over Oral Storytelling - Literary Hub Recently, I transitioned from a world of transnational literary criticism into a predominantly white American creative writing workshop culture. As I moved from one fledgling story draft to another, the comments I received most consistently as feedback in my workshop seemed…Read more Is “Show Don’t Tell” a Universal Truth or a Colonial Relic?

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EASILY ONE OF THE BEST ARTICLES ON WRITING I'VE READ RECENTLY How to Be a Writer: 10 Tips from Rebecca Solnit Joy, Suffering, Reading, and Lots and Lots of Writing September 13, 2016  By Rebecca Solnit   1) Write. There is no substitute. Write what you most passionately want to write, not blogs, posts, tweets or…Read more Read, write, listen, write more