Archive: July 2015

Natalie Goldberg Quote

  • July 31, 2015
Natalie Goldberg Quote

"Writers write about things that other people don't pay much attention to." — Natalie Goldberg

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Creepy Cracked Doll (Edit)

  • July 30, 2015
Creepy Cracked Doll (Edit)

November 2014 Creepy Cracked Doll

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William Saffire’s Rules For Writers

  • July 29, 2015
William Saffire’s Rules For Writers

 Remember to never split an infinitive. The passive voice should never be used. Do not put statements in the negative form. Verbs have to agree with their subjects. Proofread carefully to see if you words out. If you reread your work, you can find on rereading a great deal of repetition can be by rereading and editing. A writer must not shift your point of view. And don't start a sentence with a conjunction. (Remember, too, a preposition is a terrible word to end a sentence with.) Don't overuse exclamation marks!! Place pronouns as close as possible, especially in long sentences,...

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Creepy Duck Doll In A Tree (Edit)

  • July 28, 2015
Creepy Duck Doll In A Tree (Edit)

July 2015 Creepy Duck Doll In A Tree

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I Hold A Force I Can’t Contain

  • July 27, 2015
I Hold A Force I Can’t Contain

All my life, I have been indecisive, taking excessive consideration with each and every decision, no matter the breadth.  And yet, long after the conclusion, I seem to allow my mind to become commandeered with thoughts of alternative scenarios and outcomes, if only I had chosen differently.

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Mount Equinox

  • July 26, 2015
Mount Equinox

July 2015

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Writing Prompt Number 133

  • July 25, 2015
Writing Prompt Number 133

Describe a possession that took a lot of time, energy, patience, or money to find and/or acquire.

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The House Behind The Pines

  • July 24, 2015
The House Behind The Pines

Creepy Duck Doll In A Tree

  • July 23, 2015
Creepy Duck Doll In A Tree

Abandoned Bungalows

  • July 22, 2015
Abandoned Bungalows

Daisy

  • July 21, 2015
Daisy

July 2015

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Jack Kerouac’s Belief & Technique For Modern Prose

  • July 20, 2015
Jack Kerouac’s Belief & Technique For Modern Prose

1. Scribbled secret notebooks, and wild typewritten pages, for yr own joy 2. Submissive to everything, open, listening 3. Try never get drunk outside yr own house 4. Be in love with yr life 5. Something that you feel will find its own form 6. Be crazy dumbsaint of the mind 7. Blow as deep as you want to blow 8. Write what you want bottomless from bottom of the mind 9. The unspeakable visions of the individual 10. No time for poetry but exactly what is 11. Visionary tics shivering in the chest 12. In tranced fixation dreaming upon object before you 13. Remove literary, grammatical...

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Stove (Edit)

  • July 19, 2015
Stove (Edit)

April 2011 The Exploration Of Old Lodge

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Jack Kerouac Quote

  • July 18, 2015
Jack Kerouac Quote

"I like too many things and get all confused and hung-up running from one falling star to another till I drop. This is the night, what it does to you. I had nothing to offer anybody except my own confusion." — Jack Kerouac

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Rocking Horse (Edit)

  • July 17, 2015
Rocking Horse (Edit)

October 2010

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