How Can You Focus on Writing When it Feels Like the World is Ending?

Dandelion on Fire

Y’all, these are some trying times we’re in. In the past few days, between seasonal allergy-related fatigue and the news out of Charlottesville, I’ve lost a lot of writing time to feeling ill: Physically, emotionally and spiritually. When my head hasn’t been too congested to think, I’ve asked myself if the light-spirited blog posts I… Continue reading How Can You Focus on Writing When it Feels Like the World is Ending?

How Writers Support Writers: The Literary Community Needs You

One of my first posts for this blog gave advice for finding a community of writers because I strongly believe that writing is not a solitary task. For this same reason, it’s important that writers support each other. When you go to a comedy open mic, guess who’s in the crowd? Other comedians trying to… Continue reading How Writers Support Writers: The Literary Community Needs You