Beginning The Artist’s Way
In order to conquer your fear of being an artist, you just might need a system.
Steal from Your Experience
Use your experience to inform your characters and the places they inhabit. Use what you know to build the fictive dream and make your readers believe its real.
What You Need Is Practice
Morning Pages has changed my life. It’s also made me a better writer. Every morning, I practice writing. I take the ideas in my and put them on the page.
Listening to Voices
Writing often feels like listening to voices inside your head. Little snippets capture you, if you have ears to hear. You’ve really got to tune in, though.
My Writing Process
Every writer has his/her own process. Therefore, I thought it might be helpful to write about the only writing process that I really know: mine.
Writing and Recipes
Writing is not a recipe. There is not a right way and a wrong way to write. Writing is individual, idiosyncratic, subject to each mind’s own whims and wanderings.
Finding the Rhythm in Your Writing
If you’ve seen me on the dance floor or knew me back when I was accidentally cast in several high school musicals, now is your opportunity to quip about my sense of rhythm.
The Tea on Tea
The best slang falls into the delightful category of figurative brilliance that lends it a luster I rather like.
Mom Bought a Hammock
...and unexpected leisure...