Thursday, March 12, 2015, was a sad day for me. For it was the day that Sir Terry Pratchett, creator of Discworld, satirical-humanist extraordinaire, and… 579 more words
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If you asked my husband who I would invite to one of those hypothetical dream dinners people talk about, he would tell you, without hesitation, “That Amanda Palmer chick.” He knows her music from the first note and may be able to quote from her TED Talk, … 744 more words
“Well…balls. Really big, hairy balls.”
I say this as I stare at a blank portion of screen in Microsoft Word. The sentences of past writing sessions stream before and after this space, for pages and pages, but I cannot marvel at their existence now. 402 more words
The worst part of running is getting out the door. Likewise, the worst part of writing is getting in front of the page.
There are myriad ways to trick oneself into the deed (I like the tea-and-cookies method). 333 more words