Writing, when it comes, is a glorious waterfall of emotions and glory. The feeling is one I can hardly describe. But there are moments, times, days, weeks, months when you become beaten. Slapped. Kicked. Beaten with a bat, run over by car. Shot. Stabbed. Trampled by a stampede. It’s a moment when you sit down … Continue reading Writing: The Struggle is Real
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A short read about researching some taboo topics that makes you think about your own research methods as a writer. Hop over and give it a read. Today, I am thrilled to have the lovely Ava Marsh joining me on the blog with a brilliant guest post! About Ava: Ava Marsh grew up in Margate, … Continue reading Fwd: Spotlight on Ava Marsh — Bibliophile Book Club
Several years ago, almost eight, I spent 2 days in my family's cabin on the lake writing the next, great American novel. Sounds like a horror film, right? Well, nothing scary happened, except for a lot of cabin fever. But not that kind of cabin fever. What I did do was pretty much what I … Continue reading Looking back over my book Hardboil High: Freshman
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Ever since last Fall, I took on a couple of writing projects. The first was publishing the Josephine the Dragon stories by Taylor Christine on the blog. The second was writing the next installment in the I Will Kill You for $5 project. But, alas, it felt like I had really fallen behind on the blog and writing … Continue reading I’m feeling pretty good about my writing WRITE NOW
https://twitter.com/kseniaanske/status/740348208254046209 Whenever you feel like writing is too hard. Remember this. Remember it is harder not writing. To close up yourself and not let it out.
I've been awfully quiet on the eastern front lately. Lots of other things have been engulfing my time as of late. But when I can, since October, I've been working on a short story for my good friend Jessica Wright. It was part of my I Will Kill You for $5 project, but I was … Continue reading About a story and updates
"There is nothing to writing. All you do is copy and paste my quote over and over and over." - Hemingway #writing...
So, I decided (rather last minute as usual) to take part in this NaNoWriMo charade once more. I've never "won" or completed the 50k minimum, but it is a most helpful way to push yourself to prioritize a project for a month even if you don't complete that many words. This year I've decided to … Continue reading NaNoWriMo 2015, I Will Kill You for $5 project – Volume 1