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best of both worlds [writing words]

I realised whilst writing this post that I haven’t wrote about my own writing for quite a while and I just wanted to say that I am still going, but its slowed down. 295 more words


Lying to Myself: Reflecting on my writing process.

One thing, I might have said it before (I’ve definitely said it before) I hate editing.

I am currently working on my first novel, I finished a first draft and have never actually edited before, not on this scale. 622 more words


Burn, Rewrite or Reread

I saw this over at Find Me At the Library, and it looked so fun! So even though it’s not like my normal tags, I thought I’d do this one anyway. 329 more words


Imitation Game

Original text:

“One night that winter, you go out with all the boys to a ghetto-ass Latin club in Mattapan Square. Outside, it’s close to zero, but inside it’s so hot that everybody’s stripped down to T-shirts and the funk is thick as a fro. 366 more words


running nature

i'm a builder and a runner
i build walls and run roads
i do extreme sports
without a break, without braking
fasting, open eyes, no blinking
between watch towers counting
faces and traces of shortcomings
jumping triggers and mirrors
fearing bonds, always a beginner
lesson repetitor, master of runners,
i collect stones, run roads and build walls
loosing ground i split high, baby

lernerblu, march 2015

Blank slate.

“She woke up one morning,with a light head. Wondering what was more difficult. Choosing content to write on a blank slate or trying hard to erase the writing and blow off the chalk powder. 18 more words

Rewrites are good...

There was something wrong with my WIP. I couldn’t put my finger on it but it was ringing wrong with me. I shelved it for a couple months to come back at it with fresh eyes. 148 more words