Category Archives: Philosophy

Writing Myself Into Writing

I never believed the Universe / God / (insert your primary belief system’s main entity’s name here) did not want me to participate in writing as the way I live (entirely different existence from ‘writing to make a living’), but … Continue reading

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Charactericticism

Not wanting all my characters to ‘sound’ like each other is always a challenge worth accepting. And, because I also do not want the entire cast of my stories coming across as behavioral clones of me, I make the effort … Continue reading

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Somewhat Related

Although not everything I do in my life involves and/or revolves around writing, many of my activities could still be considered somewhat related to my storytelling pursuits. Periodically, I check out articles discussing quantum computing. As a former software developer, … Continue reading

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NaNoNextPhase

I’ve been enjoying the blog posts of those currently participating in Camp NaNoWriMo, sharing their tales of accomplishment vs falling short, their battles with distraction vs their moments of clarity, their bouts with writer’s block vs waves of creativity and … Continue reading

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Singular Focussism

I was just about to post an update about one of my stories. I was going to say something about how this story was taking much longer than it should because of how I’ve been bouncing around from this story … Continue reading

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During the First Month

I’ve listened to a lot more music during the first month of 2018 than I have during any 30+ day stretch in recent memory. While some of my listening was for the benefit of my Steve’s Sonic 12-Pack series, I … Continue reading

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Flowenth

Just short of getting on my own case about not cranking out much in the way of word count lately, I paused to check up on what I’ve been doing instead. Figuring I’d recall myself watching too many movies or … Continue reading

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