Subject: Christi Krug's Wildfire Writing

Christi Krug's Wildfire Writing

October 24th, 2016 at 8:32 pm EDT

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 EDT

Building Creativity, Creatively ...

Christi Krug's Wildfire Writing

July 22nd, 2016 at 5:37 pm EDT

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 EDT

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 EDT

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 EDT

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 ...

♨Christi Krug's Wildfire Writing

March 30th, 2016 at 7:17 pm EDT

On Not Knowing What to Do "It may be that when we no longer know what to do we have come to our real work." --Wendell Berry We learn as adults to rely on what we know; when things are hazy or unsure, we return to patterns, people, and habits with ...

Christi Krug's Wildfire Writing

January 11th, 2016 at 3:34 pm EDT

Happy New Year! Celebrate creativity with me. ...