As a writer, there are many times when I’ll be compromised by disruptions. I’ll be working on a project, and, BAM! New story idea, new way to adjust or improve … Continue reading How I’m ignoring things that disrupt my writing.
The part about writing that always confuses, the writing. We write, because, well…it’s what we do. There’s nothing I can see myself doing for the rest of my life, definitely … Continue reading Paperback Landmines, Barbwire and Flies
There are times we have to ignore our research that says, “you need to learn more about the topic” and keep writing. My current story has taken me into quantum … Continue reading After the First Draft It’s all work.
Our first draft is always furious and frenetic. It comes out like storm gathering on a plateau and when it’s ready, it pours out of us like a massive supercell … Continue reading Writing the First Draft: Fast and Frenetic