Rest In Poetry
HOLDING MY OWN….
Have the creative courage to continue….
…it’s different with Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes. I think this is because I had such a full circle experience with her. I was a TLC fan before I started writing professionally, and one of my first assignments, after being hired by Entertainment Weekly, was to cover the opening of TLC’s troubled “Fan Mail” tour.
Word to Paulo, just get naked & write….
Michael Chabon on the osmosis of reading and writing at the New Yorker Festival 2013, echoing Henry Miller’s meditation on writing and the influence of reading.
Also see Mortimer Adler on marginalia as the yin-yang of reading and writing, then revisit these essential books on how to read more intelligently and write better.(via explore-blog)
A novel praised for its dramatic depiction of Southern life in the mid-1850s became a best seller, but its tantalizing secret — the author’s identity — may have been solved.
Degrees of Emotion
It annoys me to no end when people have a bad day and talk about how “depressed" they are. So, I made some emotional scales. These show the extremes of emotions and the most minimal state of the emotion.
These are wonderful for writers~
Emotions make you write sometimes… *Queues up them H-Town boys*
This is so me…. SMDH. Been ‘editing’ and obsessing over my novel for six f-in years. Now the thing is outdated… *smacks self* #backtothedrawingboard #igotissues #writer #writing #womanofmanytalents #needtostopbullshittin #writers #amwriting #author #authors #editing #amediting
But maybe it’s just me… #amwriting #writers #writing