Writing Posts

My Neglected Passions and Pursuits

This writing break has been surprisingly hard. I've finally figured out my writing routine, I think. I mean, it seems to be working, since I've written two first drafts this year when last year, I wrote none. There's a lot that times into that--including being in a better place, mentally, this year, as well as… Continue reading My Neglected Passions and Pursuits

Writing Posts

I’m Psyched

It's crazy to realize today's the last day of February, but I think it's almost crazier still to look back and realize that, on February 1st, twenty eight days ago, I started writing the first draft of Artemis Smith and the Steam Powered Fallacy. And today, I surpassed 40,000 words. Meaning I'm writing, on average, 10,000… Continue reading I’m Psyched

Writing Posts

Back in the Grind

Last night, I finished another round of edits on my favorite book. I'm pretty stoked, friends. For a couple different reasons. One: I got back into the writing routine.  After a year where my writing output was pretty much shit, knowing I can get back into a routine and stick with it was refreshing (especially… Continue reading Back in the Grind

Writing Posts

Well, Shit

Oh, you gotta love the rollercoaster ride that is being a writer who overthinks (which begs the question of if there is any writer who doesn't struggle with overthinking and questioning their work). Let me tell you a story. Peruse through this blog the past, eh, year or so, and you'll find a plethora of posts discussing… Continue reading Well, Shit