via Photo Challenge: Growth First, I had a heck of a time trying to post a photo on my blog. I use my iPhone to take all my photos and apparently during my hiatus Apple got rid of iPhoto and moved everything to Photos to make it easier to share photos across all devices. That’s …
Today I crave a thing that cannot be obtained by a trip to the fridge or drive to the store. Money cannot buy it. My craving is from the brain, from the soul. I want to do the one thing I’m good at, the thing I love. Write. Unfettered and free. I want to write something to completion and have another person read it.
Today I am a writer.
June 12, 2017
Most writing books and most writers say the key to success is discipline; sitting down every single day and writing. But no one tells you how to do it. You do it by forming a writing habit. I am great at hitting daily word goals if there is a deadline with a paycheck looming over …
Craving; brings to mind a pregnant sitcom character trying to sit in a chair while devouring ice cream and pickles. Don’t know why. Maybe because craving is TV lingo for, “this character is pregnant.” That’s not my craving. Today I crave a thing that cannot be obtained by a walk to the fridge or drive …
No writer likes proofreading, but every writer must do it. Here are several approaches to tackling this tedious task.
DO NOT TALK OR WRITE ABOUT YOUR CURRENT PROJECT Drop into any writing group online and there are numerous posts by writers saying things like, “Need help!” “What do you think of this…” and “Is this ____ any good?” followed by a thousand or more words explaining their novel, short story, play, screenplay or any …
January 24, 2016
Wow! This is a lot harder to do on my laptop. And I realized I need to get all my photos off my old computer!
Writers on Writing where easy to do on my big iMac, not so easy on here!
I am back! I am sorry to all my 50-Word Story participates for not getting the September and October stories up on the blog. As to what happened, it was a number of things. I have several writing projects that require my attention, I have a very energetic poodle puppy, and than my computer died. …