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I haven’t written in days; that happens, sometimes. Well, not today, it’s not: I’m writing live, and I’m posting what I write, and you get to see it all unedited.read more
This is going to be a short post. There are entire lists out there on success for writers, on building an audience, and on writing well. All of those are external; my focus today is internal: I want you to be happy as a writer. That Darned Elusive Bluebird You won't...read more
When your muse to you, it’s giving you the tools to become a great writer. Let me show you how.read more
Bad thought-habits are hard to break.
I know I’m not the only one who struggles with them. For all of us who must deal with poisonous doubts spewing from our abused subconscious, I present the Doubting Writer’s Manifesto.read more
Bear with me. As I write this post, I’m more than a little mad. And I don’t mean “crazy,” either. I encountered a fellow the other day who spoke things so poisonous, so deadly to the creative mind, that I suspect he’s already left a battalion of writer-corpses in his wake.
And I’m not staying silent about it anymore.read more
Pull up your trousers and tie your shoes. This year is going to be a fight.read more
For those of us who need to write, there’s good news: you can still be a writer even if you can’t write every day.read more
Bad Crap is happening. No matter where any of us fall on the political spectrum, we can see that. It’s frightening. It hijacks imagination and energy, leaving only fear. So what’s a creator to do?read more
Bad news: you will never FIND time to write. Good news: there is still hope for you, struggling writer.read more