What Are We Waiting for

November is National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo, that crazy venture in which you write 50,000 words of a consecutive narrative thread in 30 days). The NaNoWriMo motto is The world needs your novel.I don’t know whether the world needs my novel, but I do know that every November for the last 5 years, I considered participating in NaNoWriMo but […]

If, Then

If you’re always dreamed of writing a novel, National Novel Writing Month is coming up. More here.If you’re ever made a mistake, you might want to exploit it exorcise it work through it and let it go by writing about it for a contest. More here.If you need deadlines to inspire you to write, there are plenty […]

Thinking

The train is rolling into the station on our big passage writing project. As my co-conspirator partner-in-crime colleague cautions, it’s too soon to uncork the champagne. There is still work to do, of course, in the immortal words of the Isley Brothers. We have two other projects we’re working on, too, so one train arrives for the […]