For the first time in a long time, I really had a creative, fun day writing. Continue reading “Furlough 68: Gold”
I started late today because I slept in; and after taking longer than was needed to forgive myself for sleeping in, I quickly ate some breakfast and went to work.Continue reading “Furlough 61: Better Late”
Today was a productive day of writing. I got through about half my rough draft.Continue reading “Furlough 60: Hearing Voices”
Ego! How I hate/love you!Continue reading “Furlough 58: Frenemies”
It was a short work day.
I looked over some notes, scrapping old ideas and scenarios. Well, not scrapping as in throwing it out. I never throw anything out. I still have a short story that I first wrote when I was in high school.Continue reading “Furlough 54: Relax, guy!”
For two months ago, I began recording and listening to random thoughts of mine using my voice notes from my phone. I had always kept a journal, but this was easier.Continue reading “Furlough 53: Talking 2 Myself”
It was a good day of writing. I read through one scenario making notes and then ended up making a completely new scenario, which I think is going to be the main scenario that will turn into the second draft of my novel.Continue reading “Furlough 52: Feeling Good”
I’ll keep this one short.
Today was a pretty easy day.Continue reading “Furlough 51: Easy”
When I am my flow state, I can write anything and everything. There is no hurdles, the wind is at my back, and everything seems crystal clear. It all happens suddenly: I feel a release, of tension but also of gravity, a falling in. I am falling into the process, the story and myself together like spelunkers descending down into the earth.
But that’s not how it was today. At first. Continue reading “Furlough 49: Wrestling Match”
Today’s writing session was a real grinder. I’m dead tired.Continue reading “Furlough 44: Truth”