Why Didn’t I Post This Yesterday?

Loyal readers know that I update my blog on Wednesday, yet this article is being posted on a Thursday. Why is that? Uh-oh. I’ve been procrastinating! That most deadly of writerly vices has stiffened my fingers. Even as I type this, I reach for my Blackberry, checking my Twitter stream for some bit of amusement […]

Discover Your Writing Genius

Yes you have one. But if you’ve ever had that feeling that other people possess the power of the pen and you don’t, it might be that your particular genius is a little– how can I put this?– ditzy. Let me explain. The word genius used to mean spirit, like a guardian angel. It was […]