Like that one guy said: Good writers borrow, great writers steal. Welcome to the place where all things have been lifted, looted, and otherwise pilfered…Remember, possession is 9/10s of the law.
For those of you keeping track of Ali and John’s competition, I know you’re with me when I say: Those two have done some work. Word Count Math: Both have done about 80 or so pages in less than two weeks. That’s an amazing… Continue Reading “Are there any real losers?”
Iron John has proclaimed that competition is not for the weak, and I tend to agree with his argument. I also say that competition, healthy and vital competition, is necessary for development as a writer. In my college classes there was a certain ‘squaring… Continue Reading “Competition: Is It Right For You?”
Looking over at my lists on the side there, I see that my reading has been skimpy compared to previous years. So my challenge for the next week or so is to read three books. Presently, I am reading My Sister, My Love by… Continue Reading “My Very Own Reading Challenge”
That’s the message that I received in the mail today. First: Free copies of Shimmer magazine…the issue in which I was published! Yippee! I’m the best writer ever! Second: Rejection letter right below it. “Sorry, it’s not right for us” yadda yadda yadda. You… Continue Reading “Never Get Cocky”