Off Course

I had two things in mind when I started this post. The first was trajectory in writing. The second was sentimentality. I always think I have a clear trajectory until the story line veers into sentimentality, and then my inner critic, a snaggle toothed harpy from Writers’ Hell, named, Griselda, sets her jaundiced eye on … More Off Course

2019

…seems a world away in weeks.  Yet, it’s not. There will be old things to go through, irritants to shed, habits to abandon in 2019. And I will have to make lists to keep myself focused. There will be a long list for writing projects (yes, I changed the point of view again; no, Character … More 2019

Here and There…

There’s a bird in the neighborhood on a frenzied calling streak. I’m familiar with most of the feathered fliers nearby, the way they look, their habits, the sounds that rise from their throats, but this one is new to me. *** I’m wrestling conflicting plot turns in my latest project. Part of me wants to … More Here and There…