Tag: writing encouragement

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…

Diary of a bad writer – Week 78

May 20th, today – As I was trying to figure out the muse of a character in a short piece, another author’s post reminded me we can sharpen our craft by investing in our own way of writing. Twist an old cliche… into something new. Make it your own. “Your writing is unique. No one will know until you put…

Diary of a bad writer – Week 77

Wednesday, May 13th, noon – I am part of essential personnel at my company so I can go out and about. (Using PPE – personal protection equipment)  For those that are still in quarantine, I discovered Quarantine Buddy.  Here you can find someone to chat, rant, read, and write with. This is a great idea to share similar interests and…