Quality Some weeks, my mind gravitates towards one focus. Other weeks, a different niche grabs my attention. Recently, kindness was my focus, but this week the concept of quality has sat with me. What is quality? It depends upon the context, but here's some examples from my world. For me, it is proof-reading your work… Continue reading Quality
What ways can you keep active, even when you don't have a specific writing project on the go? As I dodge responsibility left and right, I ponder how to keep viable as a writer. Solution? Write a new blog post! Writing a blog post is just one tactic though. Even if you don't have a… Continue reading Ways to Keep Your Writing Alive
I was just saying that in my creative writing class last night. Except not quite as succinctly as Elmore. How do you ensure your narrative flows?
“You can go a long way on short words.” – Joseph J. Romm Short words. Well then, I'm not sure how far I'll go. I think it's safe to safe that I can be a bit verbose at times. Yes, I do carry on... But there is something to be said for concise language, compact storytelling… Continue reading Short Words
UPDATE: For those who have been following along with the continuing saga of the writing of my African Adventure, know that I am still at it. A prologue has been re-added to my African tale (I had one, took it out, then completely reworked it), but this time with more details of life before I left… Continue reading Perseverance