According to William Zinsser in On Writing Well, "the secret to good writing is to strip every sentence to its cleanest components." He is suggesting we edit out every unnecessary word, making the words you do choose of utmost importance. Today, we're asking you play with words you may not know, or don't use very often.
Please don't tell my boss, but I was reading an article on LinkedIn called What to Do When You Want to Leave Your Job, But Don't Know Where to Go.
Here at the Library we love local authors and want to help you share your work with your community. Our 2017 spring theme, The Many in One, is all about identity. Walt Whitman once said “Do I contradict myself? Very well, then, I contradict myself. I am large. I contain multitudes.” We invite you to navigate the many identities that make you “you” this spring at Johnson County Library.
Kansas City is home to several publications that host writing contests. While submissions are accepted from around the world, having them based here makes us proud.
KC Voices is a Kansas City based literary magazine whose mission is to support established artists, inspire new voices, and contribute to the growing cultural conversation.