On writing, anxiety, and COVID-19.
I finished a draft of Violet Lane last week. (I say ‘a draft’ because at this point, I honestly don’t know how to number the drafts of this thing. Is it the first draft? The third? Yes and yes.)
Snapshot #137 | 10 Things for 6 October 2019
So. The last two weeks. I’ve been: thinking | baking | reminding | daydreaming | digging | wishing | making | abandoning | trying | running
September hasn’t been terrible, and after July and August, I’ll take it. But I do need to get past ‘not terrible’ and start making real progress again.
The 2018 Reboot | Week 10 Check-In
I suppose it was inevitable, and I’m not at all surprised it’s happening now, when the days are getting noticeably colder and shorter, and it feels like winter – and the end of the year – is just around the corner. The doubts are starting to creep in.
Most months, I take this post as an opportunity to reflect on the creative goals I’d set, and decide what I want to try to do in the coming month. Sometimes, taking that time to reflect leads me in a direction that doesn’t really fit into the standard format I’ve established for these ‘sketchbooks.’ Which…
Snapshot #50 | 10 Things for 8 May 2016
So. The last two weeks happened. I’ve been: finding | wondering | giving | making | drinking | wishing | looking | trying | starting | hoping