Those two special words that every writer loves and dreads to hear: Word Count. Put a positive at the front and it can be a successful day and boost the motivation of any person. Put a negative, well, you get the picture. But what is the right word count? There’s no right or wrong answer … Continue reading What’s in a Word Count?
Alrighty! Wow, Short Story Sunday has been hard! April has been hard! Life is just bleepin' hard guys. This last month has really taken the life out of me, emotionally and physically. But, the last two days have been good to me! So my first week of SSS, the week before this--saw me writing about … Continue reading Short Story Sunday
Today I’m going to talk about loss and writing. If this is something that you feel might upset you, please either use caution reading or don’t read it at all. Thank you and blessings. Saturday the 22nd would have been Christine’s twentieth birthday. No doubt she would have been having fun at some college with … Continue reading Writing About Loss **Serious Post**
Hey guys, what’s up? Time for another WIRW: Reading: I’m still reading The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman—I feel like I’m slugging through this book, for real. I’m also reading The Art of Non-Conformity: Set Your Own Rules, Live the Life You Want, & Change the World by Chris Guillebeau, which I love! Writing: An … Continue reading What I’m Reading Wednesday No. 2
Hey guys, what’s up? So, Saturday I bought this book, “The Art of Non-Conformity: Set Your Own Rules, Live the Life You Want, & Change the World,” by Chris Guillebeau. Of course I browsed through a few pages while in Book World, and, obviously, I thought it was interesting, and, duh, I bought it. I … Continue reading Working Hard or Hardly Working, Am I Right? Nudge, Nudge
Hey Guys, what's up? So, I'm starting something new on my blog, >>DRUM<>PLEASE<< 'Short Story Sunday.' Instead of writing a different 1,000 word story every day that doesn't really have a plot or anything, I'm going to be writing a short story a week. This way I can focus more on story line, plot, characters, … Continue reading Short Story Sunday **NEW**
I’m starting a few new aspects to my blog everyone! Wednesdays I’ll be updating you on what I’m reading, writing, listening to, watching, etc. For our first What I'm Reading Wednesday (WIRW): Reading: The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman Writing: A short story that I will update you on come this Sunday for Short Story … Continue reading What I’m Reading Wednesday **NEW**
April 11, 2016 This past summer, I cleaned my bedroom. In this little 13’x12’ northwest corner room I set-up my bedroom, living room, office, and library. Yeah, it doesn’t leave much room to move around in, but sometimes I have to purge the whole place in order to gain control over my floor. I counted … Continue reading Composition Notebooks and Never Ending Computer Screens
Hey there folks! I realize that I missed my weekly Tuesday post, total la-ay-zee moment on my part. Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday happened to be the Zone 4 Spring Conference for the International Association of Fairs and Expositions (IAFE). I was there enjoying that little three day break that vacation with my people. Here's my … Continue reading How I Survive NaNoWriMo!
I honestly do not see the point of day light savings. Having to work Sunday morning, loosing a whole hour of sleep really messed with my head. On top of that not being a super morning person killed me. So, Sunday was pretty much gone for me. Non-functioning human being over here. It's Wednesday and … Continue reading Friggin’ Day Light Savings & Podcasts