I find this month, more than most, that I begin to reflect. Not only on my life, but that of the world as a whole. From our very existence, to the individual, personal touches such as acts of kindness that we actively take/see each day. The problem is, is that I have become quite the … More December and Me..
It’s been a few days and with it, minimal writing had taken place. I am thinking that the recent release of No Mans Sky may have something to do with that.. Procrastination is the kryptonite to writers. Still, must keeping writing, no matter how little.
Do I consider myself a writer, yes and no. Do I feel like I should write more, definitely. Do I feel like I should be writing right now, instead of writing this blog post, absolutely. Isn’t that the problem that a lot of writers face though? The constant lure of procrastination. Especially with someone who … More Diary of a Writer: Post 1
It is a common trait I am sure. The self-doubt, not only in our craft of writing but also in general day to day life. The on-going struggle that we try our best to rid but never quite succeed. It is our very own kryptonite. Well right now is that time. A time where self-doubt … More Self-doubt and Anxiety
My Writing Journey – An Update … More Chapter 9 – The Second Time Around.
Is it sad that i find editing more enjoyable than writing? No pressure to come up with the next story line, the next plot twist. Instead, it is correcting the plot holes and fixing the grammar mistakes. Writing is 10% writing, 90% editing (at least for me) so i guess this works in my favor. … More Editing.
Good day to you all. Over the last few weeks, I have looked to increase my online presence within writing communities and with it, build lasting relationships with people who share the same passion as myself. With this, I have seen the true value in having a community, especially when it comes to the often … More The Writing Community
I have dabbled into writing short stories in the past and whilst they may take considerably less time than a fully fledged novel, i find them much more challenging. With a short story, you need to concentrate the content of the story into a set amount of words which makes each individual sentence much more … More Short Stories: Underestimated?
Writing: Does wordcount really matter? … More Does Wordcount Matter?
With my writing over the years, i have found that the battle isn’t just getting the words onto the paper (or screen). Writing is an internal battle between yourself, procrastination but also the often overwhelming feeling that what are you doing is destined to fail. This makes me consider why i chose to write and … More Dare To Fail.