Outlines for Writing in a Childhood Universe; & Creating a Universe Unto My Own

Today I took a day off from—well, writing anything but this post—in light of the other exciting other facets of the day: It's Saturday, My double-downed one-week challenges at Wyvia ended yesterday, and I'm still riding the "I'm awesome, I made a thing, I never have to make a thing again" wave, We couldn't get … Continue reading Outlines for Writing in a Childhood Universe; & Creating a Universe Unto My Own

Formulaic Writing

I use formulas for my writing. Once I find a healthy formula, I stretch it around, changing a variable here; doubling a variable there. Think of it like wrapping your hands in tight gloves, then wriggling your fingers—looking for the tension in the fabric. This is what my brain likes to do. While this is … Continue reading Formulaic Writing