Checkmate (Revision)

There are several metaphors for writing a first draft. Most of them are rather along the lines of the quote: ‘Writing is easy. You just open a vein and bleed.’ This and many other similar metaphors are certainly apropos of … Continue reading


How, when, and where we write evolves, sometimes. When I first began writing seriously, I could only write at a computer, and preferably only on my own laptop. The mere prospect of writing more than a paragraph by hand filled … Continue reading

Technical Difficulties, Tumblr, and Other News

*Update: The technical issues have been dealt with, so I will probably attempt to blog here occasionally!* I’ve been having some technical difficulties of late which have precluded regular blogging here. For some reason, either my blog is trying to … Continue reading