Category Archives: Writing

Random Bouts of Randomism

Every summer, just before the new school season starts up, a major retailer sells the old school 100-page marble notebooks for 50 cents each. I’ve been known to grab a handful of them each time I shop. Currently, I have … Continue reading

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When Characters Talk Back

It’s a known issue I like to work on multiple stories at any given time. What should be inherently expected from that practice is some of those stories fall through the cracks for unfortunate amounts of time…which means some of … 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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LINK – Discrimination in the Writing World

This was one of the last topics I ever wanted to see. We’ve got more than enough discrimination in the ‘real’ world as it is. I’m bummed to see it has also invaded a realm I go to for a … Continue reading

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Camp NaNoWriMo July 2018 – Victorious Failures

Congratulations to all the writers, whether professional, aspiring, or recreational, who completed this year’s Camp NaNoWriMo challenge! Granted, there is still time left in this, the last day of camp, so, if you’ve not reached the word count goal yet … Continue reading

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I Find Myself…

Here are a few things I find myself doing and/or thinking and/or feeling these days… With no more hockey until October, I find myself watching a lot of global rules football (my personal name for the sport), a.k.a. soccer (my … Continue reading

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Camp NaNoWriMo July 2018 – The Behind Schedule Halftime Report

Wow. When it comes to Camp NaNoWriMo this summer, even my halftime report is behind schedule. This halftime report is simple: my word count is so far off pace. And I’m not even the least bit concerned about it. Weird, … Continue reading

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