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Am I A Writer?

“If you find yourself asking yourself (and your friends) ‘Am I really a writer? Am I really an artist?’ chances are you are. The counterfeit innovator is wildly self-confident. 681 more words

How To Enjoy Writing

Going Deep

What memories are you carrying inside your mind that can’t be captured by a photograph?

The way you felt when you kissed someone for the first time. 504 more words

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Writing For Myself

“Write like no one is reading.”

I’ve seen this quote floating around on the Internet quite a bit. Anytime I search “writing” or “writer” on Pinterest, I inevitably will find this quote artistically typed up, whether against a hipster-ish backdrop or written elegantly on a weathered sheet of parchment. 310 more words

How To Enjoy Writing

Bob Dylan's MusiCares Speech Speaks Volumes

“The songs are there. They exist by themselves, just waiting for someone to write them down. If I didn’t do it, someone else would.”   ~Bob Dylan, 1962…

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The World Inside Us

The video I posted yesterday of Astronaut Ron Garan’s time lapse video taken from the International Space Station stays with me today. It not only packs a punch when you think of perspective and how we are tiny dots on the butt of the universe, it also produces this lofty profound feeling of peace. 347 more words


Is it Safe to Come Out?

This article over at Tor on Neil Gaiman’s collection of short stories Trigger Warning asks a really excellent question.  The article reviews some of the stories and talks about Gaiman’s works but for me, the payoff comes at the very end, from a quote from Gaiman: 580 more words

Let's Be Clear on Clarity

Be clear in you goals. Be clear. Set a plan. With each goal, see what you’re going to do today to help you reach that incredible destination. 241 more words