I came across this line in a tweet the other day: You either make time to write, or you're not a real writer. My reaction was something like: YIKES. Harsh! Who is this person, and why do they think they get to define what a "real" writer is anyway?? It's easy to react to some… Continue reading How Do You Find Time to Write?
My writing life is a constant rollercoaster of emotional ups and downs, especially in how I feel about the work I accomplish. I am realizing how much the way I feel effects my writing, and at the same time, that the way I feel does not always match up with reality. My writing times tend… Continue reading Positive Thought Experiment: Writer’s Edition
Almost every writer successful enough to gain a platform to talk about such things prescribes setting a consistent writing time. So, desiring to be a successful writer yourself, and maybe even a good one, you set aside a block of time to write. You look forward to it. You have visions of filling up all… Continue reading Ways to Spend Your Writing Time That Aren’t Writing