Today, there is another blank page staring at me. The template for my blog is empty, waiting. The podcast doesn’t have a title, even. The essay I need, to complete a project, is only an idea. Positives and Negative There have
Writer’s Block = Fear? Sharing an interesting article with you, in case you didn’t see it. In the article, fear of not meeting expectations (internal OR external) is discussed as the number one reason for writer’s block. I see this,
I carry a little Molskine notebook around with me, most of the time. I jot down phrases, story ideas, random thoughts, and even the occasional bits of a poem or lyric. The pocket-sized volume is very important to me. It
There are days when I wish I had a standing writing desk, like the one good old Ben Franklin used. It may be indelicate to say so, but my posterior gets sore from all this sitting around. I’ve bought a
At about 4 a.m. I decided to get out of bed. I’d been tossing and turning for more than an hour, at that point. It seemed fruitless to stay. Sitting at the computer I pulled up a file I had
Tuesday Morning: Unblocker #2…If you’ve hit a temporary dead end with your writing or just want something new to try out, check out today’s Unblocker: Write a scene with four characters, each has been struck by lightning, at different times/places/circumstances.