Fear

With tear stained cheeks, I've faced these weeks.  The scariest of my life.  The "I'm okay" lies. And happy disguise.  Hide my worry and my strife.  Words cannot describe this fear that I feel.  Walking through a fog, this feels so unreal.  I'm not strong enough to hear that word.  I'm not brave enough.  Forget …

Suggestions Needed

In a recent post I discussed the need for digging up the past in order to write my novel. I was speaking quite figuratively. However, the universe had other plans. Tonight I ran into a former co-worker who may have a job offer for me. A job offer to go back to the very place …

Cliché

"That's so cliché". Why is that a bad thing? Sure we all want to be extraordinary and original. But seriously. We're writers. We write. We may have our own styles, our own methods. But in the end, what is it we seek? What are we all after? We have these blogs to get our work …