Reluctance to Grasp

In October of last year, 2015, I wrote a post that discussed the topic, Reciprocating Follows. However, I neglected to include any details as to why I pass by some of the blogs of my followers at WordPress.Com. I remember I considered a paragraph or two on these particulars, but decided it may appear a …

Details Don’t Work

How much detail should go into the preliminary work of a story? As profound and desirable as it may be, the way Jessica Fletcher, the main character in Murder She Wrote, could whip out her manuscripts on a word processor just is not going to happen in the world outside of the “boob tube”. Diversely, …

I’m Not Inspired

As a "want-a-be"  writer, I don’t have the luxury of reflecting about the novels I’ve written to get me out of a slump. This is fact and has nothing to do with the emotionally tart shaft I find myself in. True, I probably shouldn’t call myself a "want-a-be" because, after all, I do scribble in …

Living with Hope

This is the second assignment in my series about the Writing Memoirs Email Course I’m currently taking. You can read about my first assignment, Living Authentically, here. If you’re interested in classes like this (both free and ones with a fee), stop by Writing Bliss and look at Shery’s list of courses. The Second Assignment …