Daily Archives: January 21, 2018

15 Reminders to Get You Through ‘The Struggle’

Originally posted on Meg Dowell Writes:
1. Every writer starts out with a blank page and no paycheck. 2. Bad ideas are better than no ideas. 3. It’s OK to fail; some people never even try. 4. Just because you…

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Writing stories is like excavating a fossil

Originally posted on Springfield Writers' Guild:
According to King, there are two necessities to become a good writer: read a lot and write a lot. In order to learn and perfect the craft, it is necessary to read and write…

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Tampa Boy

Originally posted on Writers Envy:
This is a sort of stream-of-consciousness essay. I’m pretty sentimental. Forgive the errors; I’m posting just as I posted it elsewhere. Mr. Linares tried his best to make me enjoy vocational drafting at Tampa Tech,…

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You Never Know Where An Idea Will Find You

Originally posted on Meg Dowell Writes:
I was working on one of my first assignments at my new job last year when I got the idea for the book I’m still working on now. At that same job, I was…

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