Profile cover photo
Profile photo
Ruth Setton
68 followers
68 followers
About
Posts

Post has attachment

Language can turn a woman into a man and twist your past and future into circles. Check out my latest blog post...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
From Mummies to Aliens: The Power of Language
Alien language in the film Arrival Coffin of the Lady of the House, Weretwahset, circa 1292–1190 B.C.E. Brooklyn Museum) I recently visited the Brooklyn Museum and was fascinated by the exhibit, "Gender Transformation in Ancient Egypt." The ancient Egyptian...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Owning a New Identity, As Writer
Working on the very last edits of my novel before it went
to press. If  I had to select one photo
of truest self, this would be it. My friend and sister writer, Kate Brandes, just published her first novel, The Promise of Pierson Orchard, a powerful, compas...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
A guest post by my friend and sister writer, Kate Brandes, on what it takes to call yourself a writer. Check it out!
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Owning a New Identity, As Writer
Working on the very last edits of my novel before it went
to press. If  I had to select one photo
of truest self, this would be it. My friend and sister writer, Kate Brandes, just published her first novel, The Promise of Pierson Orchard, a powerful, compas...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Please check out my latest blog post about learning how to see through poetry... I hope you enjoy!
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Miracles for Breakfast or How I Learned to Love Poetry
The professor I was secretly in love with gave
me the book. I’d never heard of the author, Elizabeth Bishop, and I didn’t like
poetry. “I have an assignment for you,” he said. “I won’t like it if it’s work,” I warned. “Keep the book by your bed, and every n...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Very happy to share my essay about Cuba on the verge-- between past & present, the month before US-Cuba relations were restored...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
The Art of the Writers Residency
                                                Rocaberti Castle                                                 I've been to many writers residencies, and in fact, I'm looking forward to returning in late September to the wonderful Virginia Center for the ...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Packing Heat: Writing the Sex Scene
If you've been struggling with writing scenes of desire, eroticism, and sex, you're not the only one!  In today's post, my friend, talented writer, Katherine Ramsland, shares her journey into writing the sex scene. Take it away, Katherine! Many
of us who wr...
Add a comment...
Wait while more posts are being loaded