Category Archives: Writing

Writing Reasons (Updated)

Updated 4:05 PM. I’ve been exploring my thoughts on the priorities of my writings, the reasons why I write, and the purpose they serve. So I’ve been thinking. What will my first published work be? How about a hit novel … Continue reading

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Pen to Paper

I bought a journal on November 6, 2014 and began writing in it on that day. Today I finished it up. When I started in this journal, I bought a beautiful black Cross Townsend fountain pen with gold accents and … Continue reading

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Ray Bradbury: Science Fiction is…

“Science fiction is any idea that occurs in the head and doesn’t exist yet, but soon will, and will change everything for everybody, and nothing will ever be the same again. As soon as you have an idea that changes … Continue reading

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Meg Rosoff: Your Writing Voice

“Your writing voice is the deepest possible reflection of who you are. The job of your voice is not to seduce or flatter or make well-shaped sentences. In your voice, your readers should be able to hear the contents of … Continue reading

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A New Day

Music brings me joy, and so does writing. But to do any real writing I need peace and quiet. However, there are times when I do enjoy both at the same time, like for short pieces of writing like this. … Continue reading

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Thirty-three Ways to Stay Creative

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To Write, or Not to Write?

The last few days I just haven’t felt creative. When I started this blog, I decided that if I didn’t have anything interesting to say, then I wouldn’t say anything at all. But it feels like quite a while since … Continue reading

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Using the Word “Very”

Originally posted on Hey Sweetheart, Get Me Rewrite!:
45 ways to avoid using the word ‘very’ – StumbleUpon.

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