13 Myths About Writing

Without further ado, here’s a list of screwy myths about writing fiction and the madmen who do it.   1. Writing is a solitary activity Just because we sit in front of the computer a lot doesn’t mean we’re isolated. Sure, once upon a time when writers had only pen and paper, or typewriters ifContinue reading “13 Myths About Writing”

Logocracy

In the beginning was the word. Then came the spellchecker, google web fonts and all that other stuff. But fact is, the word has always shaped reality for us carbon-based bipeds, and it’s become especially powerful in today’s communication driven society. Whether we acknowledge it or not, we live in a logocracy. And that’s greatContinue reading “Logocracy”

Writing Is Your Job

Are you a published writer who earns enough from putting your wordsmithy out there to live off it? Then you’re one of the few lucky scribblers who managed to swim up on the other shore of the treacherous Amazon river (pun intended) and you can go applaud yourself. This blog post, however, is for theContinue reading “Writing Is Your Job”

Impactful Fiction

Fiction always had and continues to have a great inpact on humanity. It’s shaped our history, our language, our philosophies and religions, our imagination and our perception. Every work of fiction has the potential to impact at least one person’s trajectory through life, if only by enriching his experience, and that’s one of the topContinue reading “Impactful Fiction”