It’s Write-a-thon season: Clarion West and Clarion workshops sign up writers

Planning to tackle a writing project this summer? Now you can get your writing done with other writers and raise money for two of the world’s foremost non-profit writing workshops.* Clarion West and Clarion invite you to write short stories, outline your novel, polish and submit fiction, or take on non-fiction writing projects such as […]

In Magnificat, There’s a New Pope. And She Changes…Everything

The lead article in the Review section of the March 9 Wall Street Journal began “The next pope should be a man who…” But, wait. Before you start to fill in the characteristics: What if the next pope is a woman? In Chelsea Quinn Yarbro’s Magnificat (Hidden Knowledge, 1999) that’s exactly what happens. The papal conclave is […]