Another Angle From The Kaleidoscope
A phone call, a slow paced traffic and a fast car had arrived at the same time. A heartbreaking news has risen up the surface. We drank and danced the night away wasted. In the next morning, you are lying in a hospital bed, or you could be around someone’s wake the next day.
Home Sweet Earth!
How often do you have the greatest experience that you did not want to end? The atmosphere of everything was just right and inspiring.
Don’t Be a Worry Wart All the Time
Writers are up against a lot when it comes to keeping our writing vital, engaged, and productive. There are so many don’ts. We don’t have time. We don’t have energy. We don’t make enough money. We don’t have enough publications. Nothing seems to be quite right. Perhaps we could start by changing our focus and mindset. Instead of focusing on what isn’t working, we can turn our attention to what is really good in our lives. This will give us energy and hope. And all it takes is changing our focus. It really is easy as that. When we become dedicated to what is positive and possible, the negative stuff we’ve been feeding our time and attention to will fall to the side. As a matter of fact, by not focusing on the negatives in your life, you can forget about them and focus on the positives and become happier and more fulfilled. This can be so important to enjoying our writing life and being our best. So, try focusing on the positives as much as possible.
Deep Writing Requires That We Put Our Worries on a Back Burner Before We Sit Down To Write
It can be difficult to do deep writing. However, with a bit of practice and perseverance, you can achieve this without any problems. One of the worse things that writers can do is to sit down and write when they are distracted by worry. In this article, I will show you how to avoid this and to do your best deep writing by taking a few concrete steps.
The Bravest Man I Know
An old man called Pavli once lived in the lofty mountain village of Thavma. By chance Pavli had become acquainted with the beautiful and licentious Rosalina, who had generously devoted her life to the service of men. Like all men whose glance happens to fall upon Rosalina, Pavli was instantly entranced.
The Importance of Evaluating Your Writing for Upmost Success
Creation and evaluation require a distinct awareness and it is rare for anyone to do both well or often. The great writer and editor are rare. To find both in the same person is usually rare. However, you can bring this about if you separate the two aspects of writing and focus on one activity at a time. In this article, I will show you why evaluation is a very important part of creation and being your best as a writer.
Meeting One of the Truly Great
As a young man I often contemplated the question of greatness and debated whether a lifetime of fame and fortune was what I really wanted, but it wasn’t until I was a middle aged man, lost in the jungle of failed enterprises and bungled relationships, that I finally found my answer. I met a man whose position in society might well be described as great. That man was Stephen Camelot, whose party only six months previously had been elected into government.
The Purple Island
Many people imagine their perfect place on planet Earth to be a tropical island. Some folks are so smitten with the idea of living in such a place that they work most of their lives in order to afford to make their dream come true.
Creative Writing Critique Group: Is One Right for You?
No writer wishing any level of success can get far without submitting their work to the scrutiny of other writers. What is a creative writing critique group, and how can joining one benefit you?
The Importance of Following-Through for Optimal Success As a Writer
One of the most difficult things that writers must do is to following through. To follow-through is to take stock of your writing goals and to assess your progress on those goals each week. This process need not take a long time. It could take as few as five or ten minutes. But the process is important because it can really help you feel better and more self-confident of your writing career. And this feeling of self-confidence can help you to feel better about your overall writing career and goals. In this article, I will outline six steps for writers to follow-through most effectively and easily.
Ten Great Things About Historical Fiction That Can Be Incorporated As Tips for Writers
Historical Fiction is a popular genre. Here are ten reasons why the genre is great and how that can be incorporated into tips for writers.
Ruminations on the Metaphor
In this article I would like to focus on how we try to discern a metaphor. I would like to focus on the cognition-faculty associated with metaphors. Discerning a metaphor can be aesthetic, religious, secular, cultural-historical and philosophical.