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Waves of Productivity

Yesterday, at about midnight, as I was thinking about going to bed, it suddenly occurred to me that, other than a couple of brief breaks (lunch, a run, a half-hour with my guitar) I’d been working — like, actually getting … Continue reading

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Whatever it takes

I have written a bit before about some of the things I sometimes do in order to be more productive (finding the right environment; thinking on paper; alcohol…). Having finished school this December and without a regular job (freelancing FT(financially … Continue reading

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It was a time of day when not even the gods were awake. Those that partied long into the night, like Dionysus the Changeling with his fierce drinking, or Ishtar, Mistress of Passions, had long since retired. Those that would … Continue reading

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Writing Space

The space in which I write is, generally, very important. I find that under certain conditions, I just can’t produce very well — and given that what I do happens only as a result of my own self-motivation, finding ways … Continue reading

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25 Things About Me

Awhile ago, a trend went around Facebook wherein people would 25 things — any 25 things — about themselves. It was a pretty popular trend, and it ended up being really interesting in that it shed some light on a … Continue reading

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I Wanna Be The Very Best

For the last year and a half, I’ve worked part-time at (one of) my local Starbucks. It pays the bills while I’m trying to get my writing career off the ground, and since I’ve been there I’ve actually had a … Continue reading

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It occurs to me, as I drink my glass of wine and listen to good music, that they’re really very similar. I got into wine just this year — that is, really got into the whole wine-tasting, nuance-appreciating, elitist snob … Continue reading

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