Monthly Archives: April 2011

The Art of Multitasking

My writing revolves around my ability to multitask. There are times when I wish I was able to do this more effectively. It would be wonderful if I could write two stories at the same time.  I don’t mean write … Continue reading

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6 Ways to Amp Up Productivity

I fight for each word I write.  It’s a constant battle against life and work.  Every minute I can scrape up to work is an uncut gem waiting to be polished.  The rarity of my writing time saddens me a … Continue reading

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Hi Ho Hi Ho Its Off To Work I Go!

One of my biggest problems as a writer is that people don’t see what I do as work.  I’ve posted about this before and I’ll likely post about it again.  It’s a BIG issue for me because this is my … Continue reading

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Before the Coffee

I’ve decided I’m sick.  Not in regards to my health, but over all, I’m sick.  I jump into work before my morning coffee has a chance to do its magic.  I write this blog while sleep still clouds my mind.  … Continue reading

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Name Game

Names are important, never forget that.  You can’t just slap a name to a character and get away with it.  The name must have meaning and personality that matches your character.  But there is no need to hunt down the … Continue reading

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Never Give Up

Being a writer is a lonely life.  No one really believes you’re working when you write from home.  They don’t see the hours we put into something.  When they see us sitting in front of the computer they assume we’re … Continue reading

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Writing Evolution

Over morning coffee today, we discussed evolution.  (I know, what wonderful things to talk about when the brain hasn’t yet kicked in to full gear.  What kind of dorks are we?) Anyway, like most things, it got me thinking.  Everything … Continue reading

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