Category Archives: On Writing
Jeez–my edit marks outnumber my actual words. Draft one–you are a trainwreck. Still, it feels good to finish the first pass. There’s good stuff in there, I just have to cut the wheat from the chaff. Cull the smaller fish. … Continue reading
The first draft of my new short story Netherhouse Liquidation is complete. And yet, I am plagued by question–why do I always want to spell short story as shorty? Discuss.
My brain resists all attempts to wring creative blogging from it, so instead I note my writing goals for 2009: 1. Finish the short story I’m working on, which features the same characters and setting as my new novel-in-progress. 2. … Continue reading
I’ve snapped a picture of the three books I’m actively reading. This neglects the forty or so books stacked at my nightstand (I’m not kidding). Not sure what this selection says about me.