On Solitude, The Queen

Lynne Roberto

Like a great queen this solitude reigns over me. Every day I do her bidding In silence Or in prose Upon a cloud Or on a bed of thorns. I unpeople the world And wrap myself In a shroud of silence. My monarch leads me on Through deserts and storms Through lands where words grow … Continue reading On Solitude, The Queen

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10 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Read This Post (Let Alone Like It)

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And the reasons are… 1 It won’t provide any useful information whatsoever. 2 It won’t tug at your heartstrings. 3 The writer wrote this post thinking of other posts, and so he didn’t spend too much time researching it. 4 It doesn't promote anything in particular. 5 It won’t teach you how to increase your … Continue reading 10 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Read This Post (Let Alone Like It)

The 4 Big Dangers of Having a Blog (As a Writer)

Melting Watch painting by Salvador Dali (1954)

If you’re a writer, blogging can be an excellent platform for connecting with readers. But it can also distract you from your story-writing and consume your creative energy. Here’s what I mean. Danger #1 – You Are Going to Write About Writing (Too Much) The temptation is always there to write posts about the writing … Continue reading The 4 Big Dangers of Having a Blog (As a Writer)