Word by Word

Practical insights for writers from Jessica P Morrell

The potent opening of “Haunting Olivia” by Karen Russell

The weather is warm these days, but bearable and I’ve got a sprinklers running. My tomatoes are ripening so fast I need to check them every morning. Which isn’t that easy because one bed is an untidy jungle of branches, no matter how often I trim suckers.  I love the smell of tomato leaves on […]

Read the rest of this entry »