Affirmation, Silence, and the Writer's Reverie

an indispensable element of the writer’s job is learning to live with the silence of being ignored – and not just because the silence is independent of our talent, of a book’s merit, of the love and effort that went into creating it. No, we must...

Ditch the Muse

We know the pattern. The romance is gone. The fun has evaporated. There’s nothing left, but that lover keeps hanging on. He texts the random, “I love you” and “likes” that adorable photo of you on Facebook. He gives you the time of day...