I used to be obsessive about blogging. Since I no longer have a traditional keyboard at the moment, I don't participate as much. Hunting and pecking for each letter drives me nuts. Perhaps this is why I never got a real cell phone and keep using the landline. I don't know. Anyway, So I don't… Continue reading Quality.
For a few years I've been unhappy with reading. The act of holding a book and reading what is inside brought me to the tears of boredom. I wasn't reading because it made me happy; in fact, I was reading because I felt like others had an expectation of me reading. I'm always reading, therefore… Continue reading For Others.
I think interests come and go. You find something new and you throw your entire being into what you're doing. People take notice and follow you. People interact and you feel encouraged. Then you hit a brick wall. You miss a day or two. People understand. Sometimes you need to take a break. But then… Continue reading Interests.
National Novel Writing Month starts today. Once again, I briefly thought about joining in but I already knew I wasn't going to participate the moment I considered it. I know there are those who fanatically follow this wild race to 50,000 words, but I can't seem to push myself in that way. Granted, I'm all… Continue reading NanoWriMo
Sometimes I don't like to write and I do it anyway. I struggle to write and I try to fill the pages of my journal and I hate myself. Why am I doing this when I don't want to write? Every word I put down feels insincere, an extraction with nothing to numb the process.… Continue reading Difference of Being.
It's hard to write about the grief you hold. It consumes you and makes you silent, often. "I will be there for you, if you need it," people tell you. "I can do anything you want, if you so desire. Just give me a call, and it will be done." But do they really mean… Continue reading The Grief in Art.
What motivates you to write? To be honest, I don't quite know. When I was a wee lass, I wrote because I enjoyed it. These days, I write because it's the only thing I'm good at and I'm not quite ready to give it up. Not to mention that there are people out there who… Continue reading Writing Down My Motivation.