Community, I’m Not a Good Recluse

Community, I’m Not a Good Recluse

While I stand here typing, wearing my artist’s outfit of purposefully chosen head to toe black accompanied by an air of ennui, I can’t help but think back to what I used to imagine when I heard the word “writer.” […]

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Happy New Year! Hello, 2018 Goals

Happy New Year! Hello, 2018 Goals

It is no big secret that I very much want to change how I outline, track, and determine how I’ve accomplished my annual goals. I spent much of December whining about all of that, so I’ll skip it here. Or do […]

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Ink Link Roundup –weapons against inertia and braving the wilds

Ink Link Roundup –weapons against inertia and braving the wilds

This post about starting your creative project, finding the courage to persevere, and forgiving yourself in order to start again is exactly what Elisa needed to read right now. One of the best sentences from it: Persistence is the best […]

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Boxes and Imagination Muscles

Boxes and Imagination Muscles

The past few weeks have seen a lot of my old neuroses come to fore. Ones I thought I had legitimately dealt with, not buried. So that’s been fun. It has also been illuminating. My current course instructor is not an […]

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Catharsis: Getting Literal with Stories

Catharsis: Getting Literal with Stories

A main theme for me on the blog here is discussing the connection between writing and catharsis. I absolutely use my writing as a means of dealing with numerous facets of life. Writing is my way to work through problems, […]

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Coffee Shop Writer Dreams

Coffee Shop Writer Dreams

It’s been a bad week. My one too many full weekends hit me hard on Sunday when I had to get up early for a charity run. I love the run and cause, I hate the hour. I haven’t felt […]

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