A WRITERS CRAFT VIII

“The greater the love, the greater the chaos.” “The ones that love us never really leave us.”   “One day, whether you are 14, 28, or 65, you will stumble upon someone who will start a fire in you that cannot die. However, the saddest, most awful truth you will ever come to find- is […]

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A WRITERS CRAFT VII

  “It is quite simple. When it comes to anything in life – relationships, friendships, the work you do, the art you make – when it comes to¬†anything, if it does not create an avalanche within your chest, if it does not move you, and inspire you, if it does not come from the deepest […]

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A WRITERS CRAFT VI

“I wish our happiest memories gave you more joy than the pain of our saddest.” “In the end, we all become stories.” – Margaret Atwood “I would rather die of passion than boredom.” – Van Gogh “Nothing ever happens like you imagine it will.” – John Green “Things don’t just fall apart. People break them.” […]

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A WRITERS CRAFT V

“Years of love have been forgot, in the hatred of a minute.” – Edgar Allan Poe “I read once that the ancient Egyptians had fifty words for sand, and the Eskimos had a hundred words for snow. I wish I had a thousand words for love, but all that comes to mind is the way […]

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A WRITERS CRAFT IV

  “Your handwriting. The way you walk. Which china pattern you choose. It’s all giving you away. Everything you do shows your hand. Everything is a self-portrait. Everything is a diary.” -Chuck Palahniuk

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400 Years of Shakespeare

Today marks the 400th year of William Shakespeare’s death. It is astounding how the words of one man can live on for all of time, and have the same affect on us now that it did him so many years ago. I love to think that the way Shakespeare once felt I can feel too, […]

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A Writers Craft III

Happy Valentine’s Day guys! This day is very special to me because A) It is my name day, and B) I loooooove chocolates, flowers & all that good stuff. I’m an old sappy romantic which is why this next excerpt, which is one of my favorites, is appropriate to post today. This is from a […]

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