still life in chiaroscuro: opened antique book, a swan feather and a red rose in a vase

Running the Race of Your Writing Career

Kris Rusch has an interesting article on her blog today about the similarities, and the differences, between writers and runners.

I’m not a runner, and I never have been, but I understand the point she’s making because there are a lot of analogies you could use, and I have plenty of them in my own background to draw on.

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Busyness and Mayhem

I may be offline for a while, as I deal with things at work (my real, bill-paying job, not the fantasy, write-for-money job I’m still wishing for). I have to do my job and cover for someone who’s on vacation this week, so that might leave little opportunity to connect.

I hate to leave you all stranded with nothing to amuse you, but the strains of life can do that. Hopefully this won’t be the advent of another long silence.

Have a good week if we don’t talk, and I hope to see you again on the other side of Labor Day weekend (in the US).