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Loving Your Writing Up

I was in a place last week where there was much talk of getting loved up.  Which means, in case you hadn't guessed, beaming love onto a person so that they feel wonderful, amazing and fantastic.   And this got me thinking about loving up our writing.   Because much of the time we don't. […]

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Consistency for Writers

Consistency. Yawn. The word is much like the word discipline in that it elicits yawns and boredom from us.  I mean, who ever got excited about the word consistency? And yet, consistency is how writing gets done. When you have a consistent writing practice, books get written.  Blog posts get written.  Essays get written.  I […]

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The Radical Act of Play

I'm reading two books about writing at the moment, and together they are making my head explode. In a good way.  It's exploding with ideas. The first one is called Wonderbook, and it is by Jeff Vandermeer.  I'm only at the very beginning of this baby, having just gotten hold of it last week.  This […]

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