Tag : a writers life

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Just start to write Blogging and writing- and expanding what I have to offer to the world- are about setting time lines a person can follow.  For a while, I’ve not really had a ‘writing schedule’ where I spend a certain time on my writing.  It’s because I’m not used to being a writer in …
Writers and Kafka
Kafka Quote When you are writing your first book it seems the book itself is done in a few days.  After all the research that goes on in the background it seems the writer has it made.  After all, it’s all about just getting the words out of one’s head and on to the page. …
paint brushes
Writers are on a journey. I know that writing is a journey that is best done alone, but I can’t help but feel that I need to connect to people to continue my creativity. ┬áThe art of being a writer means you have to take the time to reflect on where you can go and …
Write and then publish a book Why should it take so much time to publish a book? I have half a mind to say that publishing a book will be easier than writing a book, but as I am beginning to look into the information about getting a literary agent, an editor or even some …
Writer’s block isn’t something I am used to.  I have to sit down and look at my book (which is simply a lot of long hand notes) and wonder what I can do to get from these scribblings, which are based on interviews with men from the Northern part of Transylvania, to something that at …
Ernest Hemingway quote Revision is not for the faint of heart; it’s a nicer way of saying editing or rewriting.  There is so much work to be done when it comes to revision, and I like to think that it’s because as a writer, I’ve simply changed what I envision my completed project to be. …
tower of books
I’m sure a tower of books will happen Rewrites are harder then they look. Mostly because what I need to say is there, but not right, so whatever I’m writing has to be fixed up.  The same hold true with this blog. Even though it is less than twenty-four hours old, I feel that it …
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