My Writing

The Mandatory 3:00am Post

In my last post, I wrote about a book I have, 642 Things To Write About, and the fact that I hadn't written about any of the suggested topics in the book. I invited readers to give me a page number in the comments section and promised to write about whatever topic was on that … Continue reading The Mandatory 3:00am Post

642 Things To Write About

I have a book by The San Francisco Writers' Grotto. As the title of this blog post would imply, it's called 642 Things To Write About. I may have bought it for myself, or it may have been a gift from my friend, Gillette. I can't remember. According to the introduction, the members of The … Continue reading 642 Things To Write About

Almost Famous

I think many writers would tell you that when they have thoughts of making a living as a writer, they imagine the career of John Irving, J.K.Rowling, George Beard, or the novelist, journalist or poet they most respect and admire. I'm no different. I dream about Raspberry Sassafras, the main character in my series of … Continue reading Almost Famous

Do What You Love

"Do what you love and you'll never work another day in your life." That familiar quote has been attributed to everyone from Confucius to Mark Twain to Mark Anthony. I don't know if any of those three actually said it or if it was someone else. What I do know is that whoever said it … Continue reading Do What You Love