Lubing Up

A funny thing occurred to me yesterday while I was out in the rain walking. Thought was stirred by a belief that I was having trouble figuring out what to talk about, or write about, every day on my site. Along with writing 1,000 words in fiction every day I am trying to write a … Continue reading Lubing Up

A Therapeutic Rant

To say that I haven’t written in a long time is not quite an accurate statement. I have written some. Mainly words have come in sporadic bursts, like a sneeze of literary gumption, where I will add words to a page and then move on to some other thing, seemingly unable to continue writing. Days … Continue reading A Therapeutic Rant

When You Haven’t Written

I am exhausted. Tired. After clearing out a bag’s worth of junk from some of my little areas of the house, playing with my son in the snow, running out and getting stuff for my wife, I realized that I hadn’t taken the time to blog or much less write at all today. It now … Continue reading When You Haven’t Written

Rewrite to Revise

I’ve had this story I’ve been trying to write for some time now called XY. To say that I’ve had trouble with it is an understatement. It’s been one of those I’ve struggled with causing this continued struggle with writer’s block. It’s only going to be a short story, so I should be capable of … Continue reading Rewrite to Revise

Exercise vs Writing

With my absence for over a week, two things certainly did not happen: writing and exercise. Now coming back, there is a definitive difference in how I am responding to both as I struggle to get back into routines. First, I will discuss the exercise. When taking just a week off, I often come back … Continue reading Exercise vs Writing