I can’t focus on what others are doing. That’s crippling and halts my writing. I have to focus on what I’m doing by setting my own goals and working to improve.
“Just Keep Writing” is a series of pep talks I’m writing for myself in hopes that it will help you as well. I just learned from The Myths and Legends podcast that Shakespeare’s Hamlet was derived from a traditional story called Amleth (listen to story here). That’s right. Shakespeare moved the H, changed a fewContinue reading “Just Keep Writing: Everything is Derivative”
Setting daily word count goals has helped me tremendously over the years, particularly when writing my MFA thesis.