- May 18
- 6 min
Jon Papernick: Israel's Inspiration Got Me Back to Writing
Whenever I spend time in Israel I always feel like a more fully realized version of myself — healthier, happier, part of a historical...
- Mar 30
- 5 min
David Biddle: Winding Down with Spring Training: Last Thoughts for Writers
I wrote about baseball’s spring training season in The Story Plant blog a few weeks ago. In that piece, I pointed out that writers don’t...
- Mar 23
- 4 min
SS Turner: The Truth About Living in Rural Australia
After spending most of our respective adult lives’ travelling the world, my wife and I moved to a small rural community in the Sunshine...
- Mar 20
- 4 min
David Biddle: Spring Training and Working Hard
I spent the best 15 years of my life coaching city rec league baseball teams that my three sons played on. All three eventually became...
- Dec 5, 2022
- 12 min
SS Turner: The Accent Interpreter
A short story Monty Summers was an expert at telling people what they wanted to hear. And what they almost always wanted to hear were...
- Nov 23, 2022
- 6 min
Ken Goldstein: I’m Out on Meta
“Someone has to tell me why we keep allowing social media and our very lives as social creatures to be dictated by the most socially...
- Nov 21, 2022
- 3 min
SS Turner: A Day in the Life of this Writer
Some people believe writers are enigmatic figures who spend their days drinking alcohol and taking exotic drugs to enhance their...
- Nov 9, 2022
- 13 min
John Adcox: The Sword and the Grail
The Sword and the Grail: Restoring the Forgotten Archetype in Arthurian Myth A few years ago, I wrote an essay for a Jungian journal on...