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On writing: caring for your writer

Almost a year ago, in this post, I passed along a discussion on how family and friends can support the writers in their lives. Recently, I came upon a new post entitled, “The Care and Feeding of Writers”. 95 more words


Thoughts are buzzards and my brain a carcass

Obsession fuels my every thought.  Any and all action I do comes from the constant nagging at the back of my mind about some topic.  For instance, recently, I have been obsessed on the decision of whether to ditch my iPhone and get the Nokia 1520.  830 more words


On writing: editing with paper and red pen

Recently, I’ve spent almost all my time editing a short story (this one here) and have gone through numerous revisions. I think the story and writing have improved dramatically, so I’m happy with my progress. 320 more words


From the Ashes

When I was in the 10th grade we were required to do this assignment in English class called the “Sophomore Project.”  It was meant to be a way to highlight who we were and who we wanted to be in that space of time.  945 more words

Call Me Crazy

I have officially lost my mind. Here is my story, ladies and gentlemen.

When I left journalism behind for graduate school in 2010, I intended to study homeland security and go on to do emergency planning and management work. 1,264 more words

Science Fiction