Category Archives: Writing

Deadlines and Commitments

Sticking with things is good, except when it isn’t. A soul-killing job, the wrong marriage or relationship, a toxic friendship, etc. I enjoy blogging, but I have a full life with a lot of other responsibilities, and other creative projects (thanks for the reminder, Alexa Padgett). Posting every day for the first week of the year was […]

Once upon a time, I wrote a book

Once upon a time, I wrote a book. Two books, actually. Three, if you count my dissertation, but it’s full of Greek and academese so I probably shouldn’t. Oh, and several screenplays. By “a book,” I meant a novel, because I’ve only written (finished) one of those. I dusted it off (metaphorically; it only exists electronically) and […]

The January Project

Since I stopped blogging regularly five or six years ago, I’ve written a few posts, but it’s been in fits and starts. Every time I think about starting again, I think, why? Do I have anything of significance to say? I no longer have any interest in writing about politics (though once in a while a […]