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♨Christi Krug's Wildfire Writing

October 5th, 2017 at 8:23 pm EST

Can You Face the Fire? “Let me not pray to be sheltered from dangers, but to be fearless in facing them." --Rabindranath Tagore My writing doesn't always do what I want. Sometimes I find myself on a creative path that feels threatening and scar ...

Christi Krug's Wildfire Writing

May 24th, 2017 at 7:41 pm EST

Welcoming Spontaneity In a meeting today, my client, Lisa, beamed as she announced: "I'm seeing spontaneity in my writing!" When we started working together a few months ago, her voice on the page was predictable and boring—even to her. She was wr ...

Christi Krug's Wildfire Writing

April 24th, 2017 at 4:39 pm EST

A License for Creative Adventure “You’re doing everything I wish I were doing, or used to do.” “How come you get to go so many places?” “You must be outdoors every week!” I hear so much longing and envy whenever I post phot ...

Christi Krug's Wildfire Writing

April 11th, 2017 at 7:10 pm EST

A License for Creative Adventure “You’re doing everything I wish I were doing, or used to do.” “How come you get to go so many places?” “You must be outdoors every week!” I hear so much longing and envy whenever I post phot ...

Christi Krug's Wildfire Writing

October 24th, 2016 at 8:32 pm EST

The Risk of Freeing Your Voice Every time I lift pen to paper I am taking a risk. My words could fall short of the story I'm striving to tell or the message I'm yearning to communicate. I could fail. Singing is risky too, when anybody's around. M ...

Christi Krug's Wildfire Writing

August 16th, 2016 at 12:40 am EST

Building Creativity, Creatively ...

Christi Krug's Wildfire Writing

July 22nd, 2016 at 5:37 pm EST

Allowing the Light and the Dark and the In Between One of my favorite writers is Liz Prato, author of the short story collection, Baby's On Fire, which many of you have heard me read in class. Liz once introduced me at a reading, with words that bro ...

♨Christi Krug's Wildfire Writing

June 28th, 2016 at 1:33 pm EST

Are You Doing the Work? Or Are You Concerned with Being in Control? "Just do your work. And if the world needs your work it will come and get you. And if it doesn't, do your work anyway. You can have fantasies about having control over the world, ...

Christi Krug's Wildfire Writing

May 13th, 2016 at 4:00 pm EST

Taming the Dragon, Taking a Risk Every time I lift pen to paper I am taking a risk. My words could fall short of the story I'm striving to tell or the message I'm yearning to communicate. I could fail. Sharing writing, too, is a risk. Last night ...

♨Christi Krug's Wildfire Writing

April 20th, 2016 at 3:15 pm EST

Does your story matter? “You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.” --Mae West I meet so many people who talk themselves out of their own dreams. Here's a big dream: to write that book. We don't write the book because we tell o ...