"Get out of your own way." It's not really a quote because I can't remember if I read it somewhere, or if its just something that popped into my head one day, but its one I keep reminding myself about. I am constantly starting projects that stall because at some point along the way, I... Continue Reading →
"Writing is the only thing that, when I do it, I don't feel I should be doing something else." ~ Gloria Steinem (Image originally created on Noteography app)
"Everybody is talented, original, and has something important to say." ~ Brenda Ueland If You Want To Write by Brenda Ueland was my favorite book about writing to check out from the library when I was a kid. I now have two copies, print and ebook, and still love it.
I won't say that 2017 has been a terrible year, I have had much worse, but losing my cat after almost 2 decades of companionship certainly has put a damper on it, but I will try to look at all the things I did right and make way for this new year. I understand a... Continue Reading →
"Procrastination is a cutting off. It diminishes you." ~ Natalie Goldberg from Wild Mind. This is a quote I've been carrying around with me since reading Wild Mind this year. My biggest problem is putting things off until later.
I decided not to do Nanowrimo this year. I enjoy participating and last year did a really good job fleshing out the story I was writing and reaching my 50,000 word goal and then... Nothing. The story was put aside and haven't looked at it since. I pretty much stopped writing entirely, hence the lack... Continue Reading →
I know it's been awhile since I last made a post and that is a discussion for another day, but I did manage to accomplish something during that time. Once again I have a flash fiction story in a Queer Scifi anthology. This time the theme is "Renewal" and the book is available for purchase... Continue Reading →