“Tomorrow may be hell, but today was a good writing day, and on the good writing days nothing else matters.” – Neil GaimanContinue reading
Sometimes, I write blog posts to educate myself about things I’m interested in. This is one of those times. As a writer and avid reader, I’ve often heard the term “imagery” in poetry and fiction and didn’t know exactly what it meant.
So, I did some research and will explain (as best I can) what imagery in poetry and fiction is and how writers can best use it.Continue reading
“You can find poetry in your everyday life, your memory, in what people say on the bus, in the news, or just what’s in your heart.” — Carol Ann DuffyContinue reading
“To be a poet is a condition, not a profession.” – Robert GravesContinue reading
Flash fiction may be the hardest type of story to write. It can also be incredibly fun. I’ve shared a few here on my site – some are good, others just okay, and some probably suck to be honest! Often, I search the internet for prompts to get me going. So, I decided to devise a list of my own flash fiction prompts for myself and to share with others.Continue reading
“There are three rules for writing the novel. Unfortunately, no one knows what they are.” – W. Somerset MaughamContinue reading
“A professional writer is an amateur who didn’t quit.” – Richard BachContinue reading