Month: May 2011

  • Turning off the Inner Editor

    We all have an inner editor. As writers, sometimes he / she’s a little more developed than normal folks’ have. And certainly, the inner editor can be very useful – when he sticks his nose in where he belongs, like during rewrites, critiques, and evaluations. At other times, he can be a mean little toad…

  • Some Suggestions to Get You Writing Again

    Well, this past week hasn’t been too bad. I have, at least, started writing again, and finally feel I’m making progress, even if it isn’t as much as I’d like (but let’s leave that alone, shall we?) So, what got me back writing? I did a few different things, and since perhaps they could help…

  • Getting Back Into the Swing of Things: How to get back to work after you’ve been gone awhile

    So, it’s me again, though it’s been such a long time since I’ve been here. Life happens, as they say. And, sometimes when life happens – as it has to me – it takes you away from your writing desk and keyboard. Eventually, though, there comes a time when as writers we: a) once more…