Curation Saturday–Tweets About Writing

A few favorites from Jon Winokur’s recent Tweets… @AdviceToWriters Find your best time of the day for writing and write. Don’t let anything else interfere. Afterwards it won’t matter to you that the kitchen is a mess. ESTHER FREUD #amwriting #writing #writinglife ** Write what you want. People rarely recognize Read more…

Today’s theme: Disappointment

  I’m disappointed that I haven’t yet finished the 500-Word Challenge because I promised myself a nice little reward once I post on January 31. Previous tolerant [Sympathetic? Long-suffering? Now homicidal?] readers of some of my –happy place alert!–Pulitzer-winning posts will probably guess what the reward is–something techy. Looking through Read more…

Posting without serious editing…

Not a pretty thing. Throughout this January 500-Word Challengee’re we’ve been encouraged to publish without minndful editing, which I think is just fine because, in my eyes, the goals are to rise above fear and resistance and, in the process, build our ‘blogging muscles’. However, at 1:00 on Thursday morning, I knew Read more…

Twitter Gems: January 21

I’ve been off the curation wagon lately. Just wanted to share some content that might prove helpful or inspirational. Plus, I miss the short, condensed blog posts that I started with. ;-> Have a great Sunday. *** Jordan Rosenfeld @Jordanrosenfeld If you use too much exposition, your story may feel Read more…