NaNoWriMo wins
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NaNoWriMo 1 me 0

I know it’s only the 28th, but I give up. National Novel Writing Month -NaNoWriMo- wins. It did not kick my ass. It chewed me up, spit me out, and pissed on the pieces. After 30,000 words I realized that I had contradicted –badly contradicted– pretty much everything I said in chapter one. I tried […]

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inspiration | writing

Inspiration for short stories

We were looking for inspiration when we decided to photograph things at random and use that. This is a room where I’ve been replacing some flooring and installing a ceiling fan. Hence the wood scraps and wires. As strange as it sounds coming from a guy, I wanted to make the bed and clean up […]

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Writer’s reality vs other people’s reality

A writer’s reality is much different than that of so-called normal people. (If you think writers are normal, either you don’t know any, or you need to get back on your meds.) When you see me staring into space, this is where I really am. When I type, I think I look like this. But, […]

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