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Fan Fiction and the author’s ego

The ego of the writer has been documented by many academics and thinkers over the ages.  Hemingway admonished writers who placed their egos above the reader. 478 more words



I just watched the Midnight in Paris movie for the first time, and it brought up some thought provoking topics. 

We all try to go further and further into the past, searching for easier and simpler times. 377 more words


Three small things

I looked for you there
Amongst the broken pieces
My fingers bleed still

A poem
Poetry isn’t something I have any particular interest in or aspirations for. 164 more words


Does Drugs/Alcohol Enhance Your Creativity?

So, stumbling around the blogosphere I came across a post by Jodie Llewellyn who asked, “Writers, do drugs/alcohol enhance your creativity/writing ability?”

Intriguing question and a topic of conversation I’ve had with a friend who is a painter.  411 more words