Five Days Late, But Here's The Conclusion to "A Tale of Two Psychos" I know, I know. I didn't write any posts last week. I'm working on most of them today. I had a really tough week with work, so I'm sorry if you've had to wait a few extra days to find out what … Continue reading Writer’s Wednesday: Random Fiction—Part 2
I had an idea for a story this morning, and I'm just gonna run with it. What you're about to read started as a first draft, edited and revised while writing. I've since gone through and cleaned up a couple of things. Otherwise, it remains as it was when it was first published. Now I'm … Continue reading Writers’ Wednesday: Random Fiction
A Fiction Writer's Job is to Tell the Truth of Human Experience through the Made-Up Lives of Real People. I've said that over and over. We make characters, and we put them into situations where they need to grow and adapt, and in doing so (if we do it right, that is), we reveal something … Continue reading Writers Wednesday: A Writer’s Job
No, I'm Not Being a Hypocrite. I've Been Writing Every Day—Just Not Here. So, as some of you know, I started writing for a website called Space.porn about a year ago. In that time, I've written over three hundred articles for them. None of those articles were pornographic. All of them were about space in … Continue reading Writers’ Wednesday: A Writer Writes… Always
In which I talk out of school about writing for therapy, but still hit some pretty good points, nonetheless.
In which I boast about posting a new Dingo Roy story today, talk a little about my own process, and hint at the future of the Dingo Roy series.
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.