In the two hours it took to get to HippoCamp, I told my story to my luggage probably two dozen times.
On Finding Essay Titles: The Answer Is in Your Essay — A HippoCamp Recap
Before Kristen’s session, what I hadn’t heard, or come to realize on my own, was how to think about essay titles, how to draft them, and where to find inspiration…
Drafting your First Drafts Club: A HippoCamp Recap
Inspired by Angie Chatman’s First Drafts Club session at HippoCamp 2022, writer Jaminnia States shares a superhero-themed recap.
Beware of Implicit Bias in Writing: A HippoCamp 2022 Recap
Dr. Stacie Walton and Dr. Linda Goodrich brought the implicit bias in writing real talk to HippoCamp 2022.
The Art of Writing a Book Review by Vicki Mayk – A HippoCamp 2022 Recap
I’ve never considered writing a book review, but after hearing the many benefits described in this information packed flash session, I just might.
Getting Unstuck: Insight into Finding Words with Dawn Leas – A HippoCamp 2022 Recap
Writers oftentimes find themselves stuck… stuck to find words, stuck in their thoughts, maybe even stuck in traffic. Dawn Leas’ session helped us get unstuck.
The Essence of Being Grounded: A HippoCamp Recap of Writing About Trauma to Heal Ourselves and Others
A psychotherapist for 30+ years, Karen Carnabucci specializes in trauma-informed treatment. She presented on writing about trauma at HippoCamp 2022.
Do the (Writer’s) Hustle: A HippoCamp Recap on Gentle Networking Tips for Writers
Amy Fish, who presented How to Hustle: Gentle Networking Tips for Writers, is a Tesla in the speed lane on the superhighway of hustle.
A Fragment Is Its Own Thing: A HippoCamp Recap on Segmented Essay and Micro-Memoir
Lara Lillibridge’s HippoCamp 2022 session, Let the Fragments Be Enough: An Exploration of the Segmented Essay and Micro-Memoir, soothed my soul.
Why Write Child Narrators? Jeannine Ouellette has the Answers: A 2022 HippoCamp Recap
I almost didn’t attend Jeannine Ouellette’s HippoCamp 2022 breakout session, “How to Write Captivating and Convincing Child Narrators (And Why Your Work Might Benefit from One!)”