In which I update you on Dingo Roy's status and shamelessly plug my other gig as the senior editor for Space Porn.
In which I rejoice at the thought of making time to write today, and offer inspiration to help anyone struggling with writing.
In which I further explain the train-wreck of a week I had, and discuss the merits of working as a writer over any other job (except maybe teaching).
In which I discuss good characters and how to make them. And apologize for being a day late.
In which I discuss songwriting, trash the musicianship of my favorite songwriters, and teach you how to write a song of your own.
In which I post two stories, one by me, and one by Brad Skiff, in response to last week's Flash Fiction prompt.
New writing challenge within! Flash fiction: 1000-3000 words in the form of a series of documents/letters/journals. Read the full post for details!
In which I discuss mechanical errors in writing, growth mindset, and talk about good writing versus bad writing.
In which I miss my deadline, but point out some neat advice from Ernest Hemingway about writing and editing and how to apply it.
In which I describe the first two steps of the writing process - organization and focus. I talk about Amy Cuddy, Neil Gaiman, and how to use graphic organizers and outlines properly.