The Writing Life

Writing through the holiday season

I’m sure for many writers, the holidays provide the perfect excuse for procrastinating – but I’m here to persuade you to fight that urge! Being at a new job with no seniority and not much vacation time accrued, I don’t have that worry this year – so I’m urging all the writers I know to… Continue reading Writing through the holiday season

Oldsters, The Writing Life

When Life Happens

Part of being a writer, especially if it's not a full-time career, is making sure you have money coming in - in order to send it all right back out again to pay the bills. So what happens to the "Writing Life" when that all goes away? After 14 years, I was laid off last… Continue reading When Life Happens