The Jealous Writer, The Envious Writer (o.g. post)

I don’t know where this post went, but surprise! It’s back. **** I have a moral failing, a vice I indulge in more than I should admit. I am a jealous and envious writer. I see so many people hashtagging their writing sprints (#amwriting, I see you and associate your 7 a.m. tweets with smugness,Continue reading “The Jealous Writer, The Envious Writer (o.g. post)”

The Jealous Writer, The Envious Writer (revised post)

Damnation, this blog post disappeared. I hate blogging. I hate technology and unreliable wifi. Damn you, Mercury Retrograde. Here’s my best recreation of what was an excellent damn post. Most of my life, I have been jealous and envious of other people. Don’t look at me like that. You have felt the same way too.Continue reading “The Jealous Writer, The Envious Writer (revised post)”

#amwriting for Nanowrimo

#amwriting Nanowrimo fills me with dread and anticipation. I don’t write long. (Blame graduate school for killing that part of my soul. Plus, I like to read short novellas so that’s my groove.) I don’t write every day. I don’t do a lot of things I should do. (Like floss. I use that example inContinue reading “#amwriting for Nanowrimo”

Link Love for July 2015

Flannery O’Connor: “You can’t clobber a reader while he’s looking. Divert his attention, then clobber him and he never knows what hit him.” Susan Orlean: “You should know more than what you put on the page. The reader can sense that.” Marie Force: The results are in –2015 reader survey In short, ebooks are stillContinue reading “Link Love for July 2015”