What’s it like to take creative writing from June Gillam?

Guest Blog by a student in Delta College’s English 49B, Creative Writing Fiction, Fall 2015. In June Gillam’s class I learned tools I am certain will help me in the future. Her method of teaching involves a lot of group work and constructive criticism from one’s...

Whose point of view?

Wondering how to deal with point of view (POV) in story? I’m working with an author who got a mixed review on Amazon.com due to shifting points of view. In getting ready to meet with her, I’ve been studying information and examples on point of view in both...

What is a good example of omniscient point of view?

One of my student writers wants to use omniscient point of view for her historical novel–an admirable but not an easy goal! For her Story Workshop in Sacramento a few years back, Zoe Keithley had us read Harriet Doerr’s novel CONSIDER THIS, SENORA. Zoe...