Idea

31st July, 2009 - Comments Off on Idea

Last night, after I’d decided to go to sleep, I got an idea. A blog ring of sorts. So far three connected blogs with a new post every day. One would be called 30 Minutes, where I’d write fiction for 30 minutes a day and just post whatever it was, a scene, a character, a […] Read More

Stalled

19th July, 2009 - Comments Off on Stalled

Other things have gotten in the way again. Life, stress, the universe. I’m still working on my narrative, but slowly, I need to focus. The short story I’d started has gone nowhere. I’ve posted a poem by Bukowski on my wall beside my desk about writing. Rich’s researched some netbooks for me. I’ve found some […] Read More

Turnaround

9th July, 2009 - Comments Off on Turnaround

I got a rejection letter from The Pedestal Magazine for Dream Child on Tuesday. I sent it out to Orson Scott Card’s InterGalactic Medicine Show today. Yay for finding new markets recently. Have gotten some feedback on my narrative statement and some very good suggestions. Much more work to do on it. After that, research […] Read More

Working

5th July, 2009 - Comments Off on Working

I’ve started my application for the Ohio Individual Excellence Award. I’ve got everything ready except for the personal statement and printing out four copies of the work I’m sending in. I need to write an anonymous narrative about my work, detailing my technique, motivation, purpose, subject matter, medium and direction in 3,333 characters or less […] Read More