5 More Things That Inspire Me

5 more things that inspire my writing, in no particular order at all. 1. Photography. Either my own or someone else’s. Photography captures the world in a unique way, gives you a perspective that you may not have uncovered before. Photography often helps me with setting and mood when I’m writing. 2. Friends. Getting together … Continue reading

And the Words Keep Coming

A thousand more words today in the still untitled WIP from August and I’m still on a role. It’s spilling out of me and shows no sign of slowing down – I’m barraged with new ideas daily and the thought of sitting down and writing is incredibly exciting. I haven’t felt like this since November. … Continue reading

In Which I Am Roped into Script Frenzy After All

A friend asked me the other day to partner with him for script frenzy, to provide one another with support and advice throughout April. Well, I need some advice now: what the heck am I supposed to write? I have a few ideas, but nothing solid. I know that I would like to go with … Continue reading

Neato Things That Inspire Me

I’m bored at work and decided to make a list of things that inspire me. The hope is that, remembering what inspires me, I’ll be, well, inspired. Keep in mind that these are in no particular order.¬† So! Let’s begin. 1. Joss Whedon. Duh.                   2. Steampunk. … Continue reading

Spring Cleaning and Sweeping Away The Cobwebs

I cleaned our (almost) entire house yesterday. Vacuumed away the construction dust, cleaned all of the kitchen counter tops with vinegar and water, rearranged the furniture in my office to maximize the space, cleaned the bathroom until the dirt caking the base of the tub was gone. I am tired. But I have to tell … Continue reading

In Which I Am Uninspired

I am moving. Not far, though – really, just up the street. But I am upgrading from an apartment to a house with my boyfriend and another couple, who bought the house. In this new house, there are chickens. And vegetables and grass. Or at least, there will be. Right now the house itself is … Continue reading