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Why I Write

Because I am barren land:
And though
I can hold the pen,
I have but sand
In my hand,
For thoughts are angular
Without the yolk… 82 more words


How Do You Inspire Others

How do you inspire others?  Have you ever thought about it?

I don’t think I have ever thought about inspiring others.  I think about helping others, encouraging others and persuading others. 522 more words

My Writing Journey

I'm a Member of TWUC

A very short blog today to say that my application for membership in the The Writer’s Union of Canada has been accepted based on my book,  112 more words

Thoughts On Writing

I'm On A Mission

Oy, it’s happening again.

Every Sunday afternoon, just as I’m sitting down to work on my book, I feel Resistance bubbling up. 344 more words


Rejection dream

Had a dream the other night where I received a letter from a publishing house I had sent my book proposal to a couple months ago. 123 more words


Writing Competitions

I’ve decided to enter a few writing competitions this year.

So using the awesomeness of search engines, I found quite a few. The only problem with some – especially the ones outside of South Africa – are how expensive they are. 197 more words


He said, she said

First let me say–I’m not complaining, no sour grapes here. I was simply wondering, pondering, the current resistance against the use of “said” as a descriptor of dialogue. 349 more words

Thoughts On Writing