The Writer and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Blank Page…

39 - The Writer and the Terrible Horrible No Good Very Blank Page Every writer dreams of being that prodigy who pours their heart and soul into a novel and, against all odds, it sweeps across the nation and becomes the next bestseller. Not only a bestseller; it’s a beautifully crafted piece of literature. A life-changing tome. You know, one of those titles that all good bookstores keep ... Continue reading The Writer and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Blank Page…

Writing is not a race, but it sure can feel like one…

22 - Writing is not a race but it sure can feel like one I scribble away on the pages of an overstuffed notebook, desperately trying to get my thoughts down onto paper before they scatter away in all directions like a disturbed ants’ nest. It holds me together. Writing, I mean. When the fibrous network keeping my mind in place starts to unravel, I quickly grab a pen ... Continue reading Writing is not a race, but it sure can feel like one…