Hey Everyone, All 5 of you who still read me. I have had an idea. Now wait! Don’t start running away, it’s not that bad. In fact I think it’s rather good. Of course I think that with most of my ideas. Note, I said most, not all. There are some that even I know … More Something New and Different!
I have had a dry spell of writing. It’s been hard for me to write anything. I start, write 3/4 of a post and then before I can tie it all up and finish, I just give up. I’ve been plagued by doubts of no one really caring what I have to say anyway. A … More Writing Again
My words have dried up. It is not a great place to be. Where in the past, they flowed out of me endlessly, and I had no trouble imagining always having something to write about, now I struggle. I come up with ideas, ponder them, and then throw them back. I try writing and may … More Dried Up
Today is Monday. One of the days my writing group reads a chapter in the book we’re going through, Kroeker and Craig are the authors, the book – On Being A Writer. We meet at Kate Motaung’s blog to discuss. You are welcome to join us, if you like. Today’s chapter was titled Write. Simple, directive. … More Write
Today’s chapter of discussion in Kroeger and Craig’s book, On Being A Writer, for our discussion group on Kate Motaung’s blog, is on surrounding yourself with the things you want to write about. We’re to ask ourselves what we want to write about and consider ways to introduce inspiration on those topics into our lives. I usually … More Hands Up – I Am Surrounded
I’ve recently joined a writing group that is going through the book On Being a Writer: Twelve Simple Habits for a Writing Life That Lasts by Kroeker and Craig. The first chapter and point of discussion for the group is whether or not you identify yourself as a writer. For some this is much harder … More Identifying As A Writer