The act of writing often involves tension, and that tension is often a result of time: not enough time to write, for example, or deadlines coming fast and furious.  You have only an hour to write this evening, so you better make the most of it.  You have a deadline tomorrow,Continue Reading

Today a friend I met at the coffee shop where I work on my fiction expressed surprise that I have a blog.   This is because I seem like such a Luddite (that’s my phrasing, not hers).   I write fiction in longhand, in composition books with cardboard covers, then type everything intoContinue Reading