Category Archives: shut up and write already

The Yips.

In sports, they call it “the yips” – a sudden and inexplicable loss of fine motor ability. An athlete’s skills simply vanish – no more pitching strikes, serving aces, or shooting free throws. I’ve had the yips. I lost my … Continue reading

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What’s up, you ask? Oh, no biggie. It’s just that this fall I’m teaching a writing class for bloggers so awesome, I’m calling it an “experience.” It’ll be just like The Jimi Hendrix Experience, except with fewer guitars. Well, no guitars, actually. … Continue reading

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5 Myths about Writing that Blogging Every Day Debunked.

I’m not sure I really knew what I was getting into when I made a solemn vow to blog every day this month. And I’m not sure I’ll ever participate in National Blog Posting Month — NaBloPoMo — again. But … Continue reading

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On finding one’s writing home.

I’m a contributing editor at yeah write, a weekly blogging challenge and the best writer’s blogging community on the internet. I’m over at yeah write today talking about finding my writing home there, “the coolest quirky subdivision of the internet.” For … Continue reading

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I wrote today, just not here.

You’ll find me over at my other internet home:  yeah write ~ the weekly writing challenge for bloggers ~ where I’m a Contributing Editor. I’m celebrating the winners of this week’s grid. Check it out for some of the best … Continue reading

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