Tag: writing encouragement

Diary of a bad writer – Week 81

September 1st, 2020, 8:00pm – I started the first paragraph of the third installment of my Yum – Yum flash fiction. If you are unfamiliar with, you can go here for part 1 and here for part 2 of the published series. Yum – Yum will have to go to court. Why? I don’t know…yet. Half the fun of writing…

Diary of a bad writer – Week 80

Tuesday August 11th, 8:00pm – (before bed) I was reading about a main character that wanted to be a superhero. Very young, with NO experience fighting. After taking on the biggest and baddest villian in the area…”Dreadnought” was beaten close to death.   This shocked me into turning the NEXT page, and reminded me what Robert Frost said: “No tears in…

Diary of a bad writer – Week 79

July 7th, lunchtime at work – While reading some of my flash fiction for more ideas, I realized from comments that some readers actually like my work.  Going forward, I will not worry if the writing is good. I will not worry if the writing is read. I will STOP comparing my writing to others. I will be proud that…