Don't let that rejection letter bring you down.
In the spirit of all the Marie Kondo hype, let's explore how we can use the #konmari method on our writing too. Here are a few words that probably don't spark joy and are cluttering your writing. Very. Very is a (very) redundant word. I can't think of a single use for it. It's excusable in … Continue reading Marie Kondo Your Writing
Debating "what makes a writer?" and "who is allowed to call themselves a writer?" used to take up a fair bit of my time. I loved to write, had been writing for years and daydreamed about publication. But I didn't feel like a writer. The vocation felt distant, far away. Today, things are a lot simpler. … Continue reading What Makes A Writer?
Am I enough for... myself? For my high standards, the pressure I put on myself, my shabby brand of perfectionism?