Thoughts fill up each minute of the hour. Mark Twain in his essay “How to tell a story” said that… Read more When does the writing begin…?
It was the night before the Oscars that Michael binge watched two movies. The first was named “Writers” and took… Read more Typical Symbolism
I wrote my own answer of “The White Man’s burden” from a dark woman’s perspective
were safe, they thought; would learn to earn, you wouldn’t know; is that spark, not a glow? from a flaming… Read more The burning spark
How often do you send in entries to these writing contests? I’ll admit I started participating a couple of months… Read more Facing another rejection.
In the last few years, I’ve developed the habit of reading the autobiography of great writers. It provides insight into… Read more How Flaubert developed his courage.
On the next day of blogging, a question formed in my mind. Who does Michael want to be? Who is… Read more The second day.
The book that I’m currently working on, can be placed more aptly in the genre of science fiction rather than… Read more The making of Neil, the protagonist.
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Michael had a very busy day yesterday. I had to get the word out about what I do. Writing sitting… Read more The first day.