we are vultures on a track, grounded gargoyles oblivious to passing cars, waiting for a train.
there are those who assume a story ends on the last page and others still who assume it began at all.
a story doesn't have to tell the truth; it just has to tell a truth.
the hardest part of letting others read my work is defending myself against the accusation of being the main character or the narrator.
as a young writer, i used to think that i was above revisions. after 30+ years of making mistakes, i now long for them.
i never realized how many "writers" there were in the world until i started using twitter regularly. it seemed every twitter bio i read had some mention of being an author. so much so that i began to despise the title and those who used it to describe themselves. i always felt that if you … Continue reading begin