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
I am a new blogger having only begun roughly about 2 1/2 months ago. When I started I knew nothing except writing. I’ve tried to set up my blog and include features I want on here. Not being a really technologically savvy person, there are things I’d still like to improve but don’t know how. I … More Free or Fee
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
I am taking part in a writer’s group and we are going through Kroeker and Craig’s book On Being a Writer. We meet at Kate Motaung’s blog to discuss a chapter on Mondays and Wednesdays. I am a little behind this week so am just now getting to post my thoughts on Wednesday’s chapter which was … More Notice – Another installment in our writer’s group assignments
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 have recently joined this Blogging world and am learning new things all the time. Yesterday I read a post written by a person who said she checks out like a hundred or so blogs a day. She talked about what she likes, doesn’t like, what makes her click out of them as fast as … More Reading Other People’s Blogs
Today’s first post, which may be my only post but I am ambitious for now, is for my writing group. We’ve read Chapter Two in the book On Being a Writer by Kroeker and Craig for our discussion group with Kate Motaung on Arrange. How do we arrange our lives to enable and achieve our writing goals? Do we … More How do I arrange it?
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