As Jane Austen famously said: I am not at all in a humour for writing; I must write on till I am. Having trouble getting into the groove here so I thought I'd warm up with a blog post. Maybe it's the terrible weather we've been having. Almost every day for the last three … Continue reading Writing to Write
So begins a new segment of my blog, like unveiling a new wing of the building. I expect the furnishings will remain eclectic. With this post I have written five-hundred posts on Filling Spaces. (yeah-yeah, don't count the other blogs, it'll ruin the moment) Anyway, it seemed like the occasion was worthy of a little … Continue reading 500!
Every great and original writer, in proportion as he is great or original, must himself create the taste by which he is to be relished. - Samuel Taylor Coleridge A risky proposition. To dare to create something new, not just follow the trend of what's popular, is to court potential disaster. Or at least obscurity. … Continue reading The Risks of Originality