The trusty thread

The trusty thread

After yesterday’s fiasco of sitting before my blank wall and staring at nothing for a good hour, I forced myself to do it again. It almost felt like groundhog day at first because it started as every day starts. Walking my dog. Boring I know but the boy loves...
Let me tell you about ‘Remote’

Let me tell you about ‘Remote’

The last time I edited a story called Remote I almost cried. Not in that ‘omg this is the best thing ever’ sort of crying but ugly crying tears of self-loathing. There’s little chance I was wrong. The story itself had problems from the start, the...
The Three Part Challenge: Day One

The Three Part Challenge: Day One

Let’s put it on the table right now.I struggle to blog.Underneath this cool exterior is a writer chafing at the idea of structure and discipline. (so much discipline) There is this…this… thing about blogging that makes me wish I’d be doing...
The Lazy Man’s Fairytale

The Lazy Man’s Fairytale

There was a boy who was very clever but lazy. He wasn’t the seventh son of a seventh son, nothing so remarkable. In the grandest way, he was a nobody, nothing of import. Just a clever boy. But this clever boy had dreams, grand dreams. Dreams of kingdoms and fiefdom,...

It’s a Process.

I’m not really a fan of writing when I don’t feel great. Which, if my brain had its way, would be every day I don’t feel great would be a zero writing day. It’s a harsh mistress, writing is, and she can be pretty wild to deal with. That said...