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Why Do I Write

I was recently asked why I write and I thought the question was interesting enough that answering it warranted a blog post. There’s a few wildly different reasons why I write and any one or combination of them could be the driver for a given piece of writing. Firstly there’s a spaghetti of stuff floating about in my head and sometimes the only way to get any peace is to get it out of my head and scribble it down. Read more →

Writing Resources

A collection of resources for writers. Books On Writing Writing Down The Bones and Wild Mind by Natalie GoldbergWriting for Your Life by Deena MetzgerWriting Alone, Writing Together by Judy ReevesThe Artists Way by Julia CameronDeath Sentence: The Decay of Public Language by Don WatsonEats Shoots & Leaves by Lynne TrussElements Of Style Strunk & Waite Online Resources Where Where do you get your Ideas? Essay by Neil GaimanKurt Vonnegut’s 8 rules for writing Read more →