Sometimes binging tv. isn't a writer's worst enemy.
Yes. I am. And I'm scared to death. I have this annoying (and self sabotaging) habit of collecting articles, stories, quotes, etcetera, from (or about) successful artists who were considered either amateurs, novices or talentless, in their chosen field, yet they relentlessly pursued their passion with fierce determination, despite skeptics and critics. They felt the … Continue reading YOU ARE A TOTAL AMATEUR
That's easy for you to say Mr. King. It's not like I don't get up and go to work. I definitely do-but some days, the words don't come. Some days there is no inspiration. I'll give him the benefit of the doubt. Maybe he meant: even if your writing sucks that day-maybe the inspiration you … Continue reading Prompting
Writing Prompts help spur the creative juices. They help overcome writer's block.
The cigarette dangled between her lips while contemplated. As the smoke from the cigarette hovered into the air like a cloud she pretended she was the star in her own movie; beautiful, dangerous and effortlessly cool. The kind of woman that men offered to light cigarettes for and then whisk them off to exotic vacations. … Continue reading GET OVER YOURSELF AND GET IT TOGETHER-RULES FOR 2020
PART I Strange. Her alarm didn't go off this morning. She checks the time. Shit! She jumps out of bed and sprints to the bathroom for a quick shower. The jeans and DKNY sweater she wore last night are on the couch-they'll have to do. She's more than fashionably late, which, unfortunately means no time … Continue reading HAVE YOU SEEN HER?
Grilled Sheep Eyeball "I present to you, with pride, our country's greatest culinary treasure, grilled sheep's eyeball. The chef is an ardent admirer of your work and sincerely humbled that you have decided to stay with us while you complete your latest masterpiece! He is also aware of your sophisticated palate and has prepared this … Continue reading GUEST OF HONOR