I write too much too fast - but it's a great problem to have!
In a stupid COVID-19 turn of events, my life's suddenly been turned upside down. The thing is, I like to workout. I've been lucky enough to have access to a small gym that's operated by my job. Which means that we've been allowed to keep it open almost continually through lockdown (with the exception of... Continue Reading →
NaNoWriMo stands for National Novel Writing Month, and according to the internet it is this: "An annual Internet-based creative writing project that takes place during the month of November. Participants attempt to write a 50,000-word manuscript between November 1 and November 30." Basically, you try to write a novel in a month. It's a challenge,... Continue Reading →
I've been running a lot this year. Never really done it before and I never knew how complex it is. One of my running friends is a writer as well - which got us talking about pacing. All writers pace themselves differently. Some books are long and drawn out, going slow and steady. Some are... Continue Reading →
"You're really spending a lot of time with that writing?" I've wanted to write about this for a while now. It's been on my mind for ages and though it usually never bothers me at all, these little comments keep gnawing at me. So I'm warning you, this might end up being a Rant©, but... Continue Reading →
Due to waiting for feedback on a novel, doing revisions and editing on others, and in general trying to hold off on starting too many big new projects (because I need to also publish them at some point), I've written a lot of short stories this year. In fact, in the last 3 months I've... Continue Reading →