On phones and during runs and in line

I’m sure there was a time when I thought there was a process you needed to have in place before you could write. A distinct location or a certain amount of time. I don’t remember exactly when I tossed that idea aside, but I couldn’t have been a writer if I didn’t. I’m a journalist … Continue reading On phones and during runs and in line

Ways to be a writer

In writing, there are always new goals to strive toward. There are also always new ways to feel less than. I’m not a real writer if I’m only writing for work. I’m not a real writer if I’m writing genre fiction, or if I’m writing flash fiction. I’m not a real writer if I’m unpublished. … Continue reading Ways to be a writer

On social media, and choosing to see the good

Say what you will about social media and smartphones, but like (most) everything humans have created over the years, they have the potential for good and for ill. And the ill of today's technology gets a lot of attention, for good reason. There’s plenty to hate about the internet, and these technologies have heightened that … Continue reading On social media, and choosing to see the good