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To Write

how is it that
i have not written a poem
in so many days
they pass
like whispers in the wind
disappear like cats
underneath the house… 20 more words


On Not Writing and Not Feeling Guilty About It

You may have noticed things have been mighty quiet around here for a while. I haven’t been writing–and I wrote about that in a guest blog over at Sundress… 180 more words

Endeavors In The Real World

I Deserve a Cold One

One last back-to-school story before I put on the bathrobe and do some real writing.

My daughter started middle school and is now taking the bus across the city like a big person, which causes me no small amount of worry. 555 more words

Not Writing

Letters to Kitty (Novel): The Way Forward

So, it’s been a while since I’ve done any novel writing. The last post was about a month ago, about how I wasn’t writing and how it was maybe time to do that. 472 more words

Zane Marc Gentis

Taking a Break

The advice I hear from authors most often is that you should write every day. Whether you’re writing 500 words before work, or 5,000 words every evening, you should be getting yourself into a rhythm of writing. 375 more words


Bad Plan

I meant, I really truly MEANT to write something good while I was at work today. Instead I worked on my novel, although (full disclosure) what I wrote was not that good and does not seem likely to lead to anything better. 274 more words


A Good Morning

True, my eyes are bloodshot as usual, but when I woke up and went out on the terrace, I had a moment.  A really good moment. 524 more words