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Increasing Your Word Count

Lots of writers struggle with productivity. I happen to be one of those writers. Over the past few weeks, I have been experimenting with ways to increase my output, and I’m going to share those methods that have worked for me. 504 more words


Burning Passion: The Tale of Writing, or a Writer, or a Bored Little Dog

It’s been so long, my friends, but today I come bearing a token of my affection. This little piece of flash comes from a prompt in an… 426 more words

Short Story

A Month for Writers

That’s right… I’m already preparing myself for NaNoWriMo 2014! One can never start too early when it comes to this crazy thirty days of attempting write something that resembles a coherent novel. 308 more words


August Update

This weekend, I moved half of my flat into the new place, got OH settled (he starts his new job Wednesday, mine doesn’t switch for 12 more days) and we spent our first night there. 617 more words

Being A Writer

Being a Writer

What makes a person a writer? Answering this question should be easy, right? We all know what a writer is. But do we really?

I’m not so sure anymore. 1,897 more words

Creative Writing

Ann Gray's genius

I am taking a break from writing brand new blog posts over the summer.

Instead of posting new work I am giving readers the chance to read material from the archives of my blog. 613 more words


Photo Prompt

I came across this image on one of my hard drives several weeks ago while I was reorganizing and was struck by the bleakness of it and the wealth of emotion that would have led up to this moment. 91 more words