Monthly Archives: November 2013

Writers’ Wisdom

The hiss of the radiator is my only companion in the early-morning darkness as I type this, well, that and the night of insomnia I’ve just (barely) endured. And this week’s quote sure hits home as I’m in the third … Continue reading

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Somewhere that’s not New York

Standing in line reading Bukowski waiting to board the bus that’ll take me back home to Pennsylvania  to childhood to be taken care of.  The meth heads,  with their pierced faces and gaunt eye sockets,  line up somewhere behind me … Continue reading

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Writers’ Wisdom

“Writers may be disreputable, incorrigible, early to decay or late to bloom but they dare to go it alone.” John Updike NMM

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Snippet from NaNoWriMo

“The red slashes of her phone number on the mirror looked like open woundson my reflection, and I smirked because they kind of were.” I’m a little more than 10,000 words in so far, and the story is going in … Continue reading

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Writers’ Wisdom

“Put down everything that comes into your head and then you’re a writer. But an author is one who can judge his own stuff’s worth, without pity, and destroy most of it.” Colette NMM

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