Tuesday, February 02, 2016

Today's Creative Wisdom from Camus

"All great works and all great thoughts have a ridiculous beginning. Great works are often born on a street corner or in a restaurant's revolving door."  ~Albert Camus



Monday, January 25, 2016

Kill Your Darlings-Quick Writing Inspiration

"Kill your darlings, kill your darlings, even when it breaks your egocentric little scribbler's heart, kill your darlings."  Stephen King



Saturday, January 09, 2016

Story in 3 Words

Listening to author and writing mentor Al Watt today as he boils story down to three words:

Desire.
Surrender.
Transformation.

That nails it for me.


Thursday, January 07, 2016

Good Writing, a Tip from E.L. Doctorow

Good writing is supposed to evoke sensation in the reader--not the fact that it is raining, but the feelings of being rained upon. ~E.L. Doctorow


Tuesday, January 05, 2016

January 2016 Inspiration to Write from William Wordsworth

"Fill your paper with the breathings of your heart." ~ William Wordsworth


Friday, December 25, 2015

Christmas Storm Moon

Moon on December 25th, storm coming~a night to write