Writer’s Block Doesn’t Exist – Part 5: Death of Ideas

  “Your head’s like mine, like all our heads; big enough to contain every god and devil there ever was. Big enough to hold the weight of oceans and the turning stars. Whole universes fit in there! But what do we choose to keep in this miraculous cabinet? Little broken things, sad trinkets that weContinue reading “Writer’s Block Doesn’t Exist – Part 5: Death of Ideas”

Writer’s Block Doesn’t Exist – Part 2: Inspired by Spirit

  “[S]topping a piece of work just because it’s hard, either emotionally or imaginatively, is a bad idea. Sometimes you have to go on when you don’t feel like it, and sometimes you’re doing good work when it feels like all you’re managing is to shovel shit from a sitting position.” — Stephen King 0.Continue reading “Writer’s Block Doesn’t Exist – Part 2: Inspired by Spirit”

Writer’s Block Doesn’t Exist – Part 1: Why I Write

  “First there is no idea. Then there is the flickering of an idea. Then there is a fully realized idea. And then finally we have a physical artifact which we can hold in our hands. We have a book. We have a painting. This, to me, is a magical act. Any act of creationContinue reading “Writer’s Block Doesn’t Exist – Part 1: Why I Write”