Monthly Archives: February 2013

Fail of the Week #2

Obviously, I’ve been slipping up on posting lately. Rather than excuses, I’ll simply say that I’ve struggled to know what to say when it has never been clearer to me that I have no idea what I’m doing. And just … Continue reading

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Introversion: Blessing or Curse? And Who Decides?

I didn’t post yesterday, because the day got away from me. I could write another silly ‘writing is hard *pout*’ post, but I figured I’d take a day to write about something a little more personal. I recently read a … Continue reading

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Fail of the Week #1

So, my fail this week is definitely lacking, in the sense that I don’t have any prose written. I could blame work insanity, or a backlog of reading, or any number of excuses, but the truth is that I have … Continue reading

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Problems versus Doubts (Or, How to Commit, Part Two)

As I make my list of doubts in the ‘purge file’ for my story, it is incredibly hard to resist analyzing them. Even working to dismiss the doubts is still engaging your brain in analyzing and thus legitimizing those doubts. … Continue reading

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How to Commit (Part One?)

[I will begin by clarifying that the tone of this post, while sounding authoritative, is really meant to encourage me to listen to myself. It might sound like I’ve written this having followed this advice and succeeded, but we all … Continue reading

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The Cycle of Doubt

[As I’ve only had two days, I don’t have a ‘fail of the week’ this week—which is the biggest fail of all, I suppose. I’ll definitely have something next week, though… I hope. :)] I wrote in another post that … Continue reading

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To Fail or Not to Fail?

(And other Shakespearean cliches…) I hope you’ve enjoyed the slew of (hopefully not too pretentious) writing posts I’ve made so far. I’ve been thinking about writing for a long time, so I have a lot of thoughts about it… and … Continue reading

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