When doubt sets in . . .

There are times when I doubt if I’m ever going to become a successful writer or that down the line I’ll fail and give up. That idea cuts me deep. But when I voice my concerns to Chris he tells me that you only fail as a writer when you give up. He says that […]

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Why Some Stories Take Longer Than Others.

Stop. Start. Stop. Start again. Zoom, zoom, zoom. Page after page. Why do some of my stories take longer to write than others? Is it because I’m just not that into them? Or maybe they are more boring than my others? Maybe I was never going to be writing at all today. I finish a […]

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Giving myself a pep talk

There are times when I don’t feel so good about my writing despite the fact that a few days earlier I could be completely fine with it. So in the space of a few days what makes me think differently? Doubt and fear. I’m afraid at times that I won’t achieve my dreams of becoming […]

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Stick by your dreams

(I forgot where I sourced this image from) To fellow writers and artisans if you ever feel doubt setting in don’t listen to it. If your dream is to write a novel, paint a picture, sculpt a figure, or even build a thing, then don’t give up on it. Just because that one or those […]

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