The wagon My friends, It has not been easy to be on the 500 words/day wagon. I have fallen off multiple times, and it’s been barely a week. When you don’t have much confidence in your writing left, and haven’t been writing consistently in a long time, it’s really hard to stay on the wagon.… Continue reading 500 words/day update
Stuck in a Cloud I’m tired of this blog being dead. I’m tired of not writing. Yes, I’m scared; nervous; anxious. Yes, I don’t believe I can do it. Writing again after such a long slump? Impossible, my Inner Editor says. But I’m going to try! The 500 words/day Challenge! If you’d like, try with… Continue reading 500 words/day challenge, & a great book!
Hi everybody, I haven’t been very active this year. Life has been crazy. I have a lot of things I’m trying to figure out. But, there’s one thing I finally have figured out: Shorts It’s about time I really start writing short stories. Why? First of all, they don’t take as long to write as… Continue reading Writing Short Stories
Dear writers and readers, happy holidays! For the Love of Story As the holidays roll in, I’m feeling more hopeful about my writing and slowly inching my way out of long non-writing periods. Sometimes I want to put aside the novel I’m trying to revise, or write short stories instead. Sometimes I hate all the… Continue reading Once A Writer, Always A Writer
Hurt, but not broken I remember you Years of laughter in the skies Feet trodding by the trees We saw many sunsets Sunrises apart I look back to you You have floated on When will I remember To live as you lived Sky gazing, tree gazing Heart always open Helping and healing… Continue reading For my father
Put the right music on and this just flowed out of my pen! Just a messy, wonky-eyed scribble but I feel inspired to write…she’s one of my characters… 🙂 Until next time, Chaitanya