Eyes on the Prize

Happy August! This month's IWSG question asks: What pitfalls would you advise other writers to avoid on their publication journey? Whoa, hold on. Law of Attraction, baby! When you focus on pitfalls, you focus on failure. But Grehan, you shout, danger abounds! Especially in publishing! Then why take advice from fools* like me? Seek out quality … Continue reading Eyes on the Prize

Ultimate Writing Goal

Welcome to July! This month's IWSG question asks: what are your ultimate writing goals, and how have they changed over time? My ultimate goal is to write a DGB. The goal has not changed over time, but my methods have changed powerfully. Thank you to July's IWSG co-hosts: Nicki Elson,  Juneta Key,  Tamara Narayan, and … Continue reading Ultimate Writing Goal

A-to-Z Challenge: Z is for Puzzle

CV Grehan here.  My X and Y posts are still simmering on the stove. I put them aside to focus on the Challenge's Grand Finale Day. Z-Day! Entering this month, I had planned to write more and doodle less but, five days into the challenge, a bolt shot out of the sky. Despite the plot … Continue reading A-to-Z Challenge: Z is for Puzzle

A-to-Z Challenge: W is for Winding Road

Grehan here. My alter ego, The Fool, pictured on the right, has taken to the road for today's challenge letter. If you're thinking I took an easy path, by drawing another doodle, I'll have you know I was at the task for most of the afternoon. I'm calling the result a mock memoir title. I haven't … Continue reading A-to-Z Challenge: W is for Winding Road

A-to-Z Challenge: U is for Unplugged

In other words, a doodle. Though I traveled without my tech gear, ne're do I venture without a pencil and pen. There's no deep meaning here, Blog Follower(s). It's a simple doodle drawn on an airplane by the Blog Followee who couldn't think of a less unimaginative U-word than unicorn. Not unabashedly, I give you … Continue reading A-to-Z Challenge: U is for Unplugged