Writing to the Ending

I’ve said about a million times that I don’t have a muse, and I don’t believe in “writer’s block” in the traditional sense. “My muse is silent. I have writer’s block.” Gah! What does this really mean? Words were flowing and now, they have stopped flowing. It makes me crazy. First, this implies that something […]

Musings on Muses

I don’t have a muse. There. I said it. No watery tart whispers the plots of novels in my ear. And really, it’s too bad because writing would be a lot easier if I had one. I’d never have to think or toil over a manuscript again. As I’ve said before, I believe writing is […]

Writing Fear Free: NaNoWriMo Week 2

Writing is full of ups and downs, and more than likely, you’ve already experienced a little of both during the first week of NaNoWriMo. Unfortunately, you may experience more downs than ups this week. But take heart! It’s all worth it in the end. As you begin this week, you’ll likely be focusing on your […]

Writing Fear Free: Dealing with Writer’s Block

I must admit that I do not have a unified theory about writer’s block. I have some loosely formed ideas and a few techniques for writing through difficulties, but this is a work in progress. I do not really like that writer’s give their difficulties a name. Don’t let your writer’s block form a wallthat […]