Monthly Archives: September 2013

Clinging summer

Summer is clinging in the air and on the trees, unready to cut and run into autumn’s past, but to remain here and now. NMM

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Writers’ Wisdom

I adore many more writers than I could list, but Jack Kerouac, I mean, I love him. I love him. I. Love. Him. Cliche as it may be, he’s the reason I went back to school to be a writer. … Continue reading

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Writers’ Wisdom

“But with writers, there’s nothing wrong with melancholy. It’s an important color in writing.” Paul McCartney NMM

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Writers’ Wisdom

“Do you realize that all great literature is all about what a bummer it is to be a human being? Isn’t it such a relief to have somebody say that? Kurt Vonnegut NMM

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Ink for Blood turns 3

I can’t believe it: This week celebrates three years of Ink for Blood! I’ve so enjoyed watching where this little blog goes — and grows — since I wrote my first post back in September 2010. 170 posts 459 tags … Continue reading

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Writers’ Wisdom

I recently wrote about how much music, and especially the music of Nick Cave, inspires me when I’m writing, and when I started looking for this week’s WW quote, I came across this, so it must be some sort of … Continue reading

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