I don’t know a writer alive who doesn’t own a shelf full of books about writing craft...Read More
Author: Claire Rudolf Murphy
Last Friday was a bad day. It had started out well – completed student packets and three good hours of writing under my belt. Until I received the phone call from my 93-year-old mother, concerning a relative in jail in...Read More
Literary festivals abound across our country, a boon for readers and writers. I committed this week to blog in honor of Alaska Book Week, started by a dear writer friend Deb Vanasse. Deb also launched 49 Writers, a blog that...Read More
Recent news of alums getting agents and publication contracts makes me think it’s time to run a post on the exciting happenings of late. Rather than comment now, please send good news to Claire via email or Facebook for a...Read More
Welcome to The Inkpot
Join the discussion as faculty, students, and graduates of Hamline University’s MFA in Writing for Children & Young Adults program talk about the program, books, writing, the writing life, creative process, and a little bit of kid’s lit everything.