Tag: On Writing

Medium Rare turns 100: The weird truth about writing

Writing is the one thing I could spend my entire life trying to master and, even if I never do, I’ll still consider it a success. Back in the “choose your major” days at college, I remember hearing the advice, “Go after that one thing you could do for ten hours straight and never notice... Read more »

Sylvester Stallone's sneaky good writing advice

I believe everyone has, at least, one story in their head that is begging to be put down on paper. Could be a novel, screenplay, non-fiction, memoir, a book of poems, doesn’t matter. We tell stories all the time, over dinner, over the phone, a good ol Facebook rant but when it comes time to... Read more »

The surprising product of laziness

In some ways I envy romantic couples from the 1700’s. And not specific to the 1700’s, I’m not saying that was THE century to be in love, I’m really just picking any time period when a man would pack his bags, stand in front of a giant whaling ship, kiss his wife goodbye and whisper,... Read more »

Love me a lazy Sunday

This is the first sentence I have written since June 27, 2015. Now, granted, there have been emails, texts and one tweet, but in terms of writing-writing, that was it. And now I’m kind of tired. My fingers need an ice bath. For anyone who read my post about How to write a book in... Read more »