Writing Prompt: The Color of Life

Like a zen koan, answering the unanswerable pushes us beyond our comfort zone

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I’ve been reading Beth Kephart’s terrific book on memoir writing, Handling the Truth. In it, she talks about a particular writing exercise she gives her students “to help [them] rid themselves of predictable responses, merely passable language, B+ muddle.”

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Jana Van der Veer

Jana Van der Veer

Writing coach helping writers to develop craft and overcome fear, procrastination, and self-doubt. Ultimate Accountability Program: www.setyourmuseonfire.com