Lynda Barry and Dan Chaon have been teaching together for the last five years. Together they have developed a set of writing exercises that are part of their forthcoming book,Workbook 52.
This workshop is about a way of creating...
Elizabeth Gilbert, best-selling author and speaker, talks about the label "women's writer" and how powerful it is to claim your own definitions.
Isabel Allende acclaimed novelist and lifelong human rights advocate describes her experience of grieving her daughter as a path of courage, strength, and activism.
Isabel Allende, acclaimed novelist and lifelong human rights advocate, talks about the turning of anger and grief into creative healing as an artist and mother.
My journey into chronic pain lasted over 15 years. Initially, I had no idea what was happening. A successful spine surgeon, I thought I was bulletproof. But, after years of practice, I began to sweat during surgery, and by 1990, I was...
Loung Ung, author, lecturer, and activist promoting equality and human rights describes how she keeps putting her voice forward, in spite of doubts and setbacks when following her passion to speak for change.
Bonnie St. John, Paralympic gold medalist, best-selling author, and leadership consultant, describes how she and her daughter set out on a journey to explore styles of women's leadership.
Omega: What’s one thing you wish you'd learned about creativity early in your career?
Nancy: It would have been nice to know that anything is okay and that there’s no right and wrong with creativity. A...