Newsflash: Writing Is Hard as Hell
Even for writers
Through the help of a book about boosting creativity, I recently realized that I’ve been holding onto a negative core belief about writing since 8th grade.
Ms. DeCarlo was our 8th grade English teacher. She was very pretty, relatively young, definitely cool, and really tough to please. One day, as she had been wont to do upon occasion, she gave the class a…