Anne's Wandering Mind
Sometimes you just gotta vent. Or wax philosophical. Or just ramble on...
Blog posts tagged in encouragement
Write what you know. This is the first bit of advice my sister muses and I offer an aspiring writer. But what if "what you know" is painful, traumatic, or just plain sad? What if you are unable to write what you think you want to write because of difficult times in your life? For the writer, bad times can become a wellspring of inspiration...and maybe you can help others who have suffered through their own unique troubles.
My muse, Calliope, is out of control. She used to be well-behaved, sitting quietly in the back of my mind, whispering words of inspiration. Now she's decided that she needs to write content for my webpage! The nerve!
What do you do when you hose your website? Do you give up and pay somebody else, or do you refuse to be beaten? Is this a life lesson?