Tag: Diary

Writing Inspiration Can Come From Anywhere

A quote came to mind from Chris Grosser: “Opportunities Don’t Happen, You Create Them.” I had that quote in mind when I wrote a short story based on a subplot in a series called “Candy” on the Hulu network. While I watched this crime drama, an idea came to me to expand on a short scene about a foster child.…

Writing? Dont forget to read

Sometimes when my creative mind stalls, it may be I’m out of writing fuel. To fill up again, I take the time to read. Reading the work of others not only refreshes your mind, but it provides writing ideas of your own. “If You Don’t Have Time To Read, You Don’t Have The Time (Or The Tools) To Write” –…

Diary of a bad writer – Week 87

November 3rd, 5:00pm – I found an article on how authors handle rejection letters. My way of handling it was not listed. I say consider any positive suggestions that might make the work better, then discard the rest. Writers don’t want negativity. We want readers to suspend their imaginations. In the meantime, GET TO WORK sending your poem, manuscript, or…