"The pressure disappeared with the first word he put on paper." - Ayn Rand

Bishop Bill Swing

An Author’s Quest

On a visit to his alma mater Kenyon College, Bishop Bill Swing discusses his new book, A Bishop’s Quest, which is both an adventure story and the creation story of United Religions Initiative (uri.org). During the twenty-seven years that I served as the bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of California, I started on an audacious […]

Word for word

Before there was Word, as a young girl I favored the spiral notebook as a cache of braindump to hold my word for word.  Vault options (a place to keep your words) for writers are endless now, but I still favor paper — college-ruled, wide margins, sturdy front and back cover to keep my words […]