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Don't Quit Your Day Job

I once dreamed of quitting my job and becoming a full time writer. It is kind of why I started writing in the first place. I wanted to be my own boss, control what I did with every second of my life. 549 more words

Dear M,

Today was almost unbearable though I did nothing out of the ordinary but it was painfully hurting deep inside. Hurting enough to distract me from everything and making me almost cry at school. 490 more words


The First Words

As I have stated before, I have been doing a lot of research on writing. I have been soaking up everything I can that will help me in my writing. 810 more words

I Could Never Live Alone

I have this terrible problem. I get so caught up reading or writing that I forget to live. I forget to take a break to eat and sometimes I just forget to sleep.   489 more words

I Will Call It A Break

I love a busy day. I love getting up early and going until I can’t go anymore.  Lately I have not been able to do that because I have been too tired to do much of anything, but I did get my writing done.   474 more words

Just a Little Rant: People Don't Understand Writers

There is something that annoys me to no end.  And I seem to get it from every one around me.  People that claim they know me and feel like that gives them the right to tell me what to do. 464 more words

The Striptease of Writer's Digest, "Don't touch the dancers."

As much as I love Writer’s Digest they are in fact the devil.  Yes.  The dark lord from the pits of hell.  They are very persistent with their e-mails and I find myself opening almost everyone lured by the subject line or the hope of getting published.  290 more words