Wisdom for Writers

Write freely and as rapidly as possible and throw the whole thing on paper. Never correct or rewrite until the whole thing is down. Rewrite in process is usually found to be an excuse for not going on. It also interferes with flow and rhythm which can only come from a kind of unconscious association…

Influential VII

By this point I can forego the lengthy introduction of this series of posts. You get it. If not, look through older posts and you'll discover a pattern. You're sharp, that way. In no particular order, here is-- Post Seven of Ten It was the size of a suitcase. Dad somehow managed to get it…

Influential VI

If you're just dropping by, you've stumbled upon a series of posts--the ten most influential albums in my life (in no particular order). As a writer, I've realized music has played a pretty key role in my appreciation of storytelling and wordsmithing. Of course I've also dug this trip down memory lane, remembering the songs,…