The View from Here

July 22, 2016By Heather SharfeddinUncategorized

I’ve been thinking a lot about perspective, or what writers call point of view (POV). In my upcoming novel What Keeps You I challenged myself to break the barriers of POV, which resulted in two storylines. One is told from the perspective of the dead in first-person omniscient (they can hear each other’s thoughts) and the … Read More

Quitting. Part II.

June 18, 2016By Heather SharfeddinUncategorized

For all the world’s sentimental quotes, there is nothing sentimental about following your dreams. The price is high. And you have to be willing to pay it. As I sat in the far back rows at the memorial service of one of my corporate heroes and heard the sappy, sentimental quote, “Life is too short … Read More