Category Archives: Writing

Remembering My Mother, Elinor Hager, 1939-2013

  My mother, Elinor Hager, on the set of Adam at 6 A.M. in 1969, one of her earliest screenwriting credits My mother, Elinor Hager, passed away on October 21, 2013. A screenwriter for nearly 30 years, she was my … Continue reading

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Remembering My Mother, Elinor Hager, 1939-2013

My mother, Elinor Hager, passed away on October 21, 2013. A screenwriter for nearly 30 years, she was my teacher in communication, creativity and critical thinking. She always told me how proud she was of my teaching career. Everything I … Continue reading

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For Writing Rescue, Call the Paramedics

There are many candidates for that “one writing guide you would bring to a desert island.” (Yes, the island would have Internet.) Excellent choices include The Elements of Style, On Writing Well or The Little, Brown Handbook. Another is Revising Prose by Dr. Richard … Continue reading

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