If one more person asks me how to be an ally, I’m gonna… I’m gonna help. So how can you be a better ally to people of color as a writer or creative person? I’m gonna give you the same answer I keep giving every other person who asks: Listen. Be considerate. Be open to … Continue reading Uggh, If One More Person… #AuthorToolboxBlogHop #Writer
For the past three weeks, I’ve been lacking a good night’s sleep. There’s been that one cricket somewhere in a wall, near the doorway to my home that I just can’t find and kill. What’s worse, I’ve been seeing crickets everywhere since. In the kitchen, the bathroom, in my damn dreams! The final straw for … Continue reading Gang Form
I thought I'd play a little bit with video posting this time around. The gist: I encourage everyone to tell their story. When you do something from your heart, you just never know how it will manifest. For me, I'm starting on a new journey, speaking with different groups about my book CANELA. I met … Continue reading Share Your Story
I kinda wish 2018 wasn’t over. I feel like so much is unfinished… Here’s the list I wrote at the end of 2017: Michael Roud Photo Shoot 2018 Visit home (Boston) for a couple of weeks. Finalize the Book Canela, get published before end of 2018. Clean out my storage area / donate everything. Meet … Continue reading Old List, New List
My Creative Process (Enjoy the podcast or the transcription below) * I was asked this question the other day when I was speaking to a group of women. The question was: What is your creative process? I don't know why I was so taken aback by the question. It's a valid question, but I … Continue reading My Creative Process – What’s Yours?