It’s been a while since I’ve posted. Happily, I’ve been busy writing. Seat to the seat and “never a day without a line” and all that (see earlier posts).
And now I’m looking up from my work-which-is-not-work and wondering about you.
What are you up to? What have you written lately? What characters are chattering away in your head? What bit of nonfiction is niggling to be explored and expressed? What thread wants to be followed? What scene has spread itself out before you and waits for you to get it down?
Writers can’t not write. Odd little sentence, I know. But, isn’t it the truth?
Let this be a brief and gentle reminder. No one else can give your gifts to the world. No one else can tell your stories. Why not put pen to paper or fingers to keyboard right now. Let go and let it flow.
Let us know when you can what you’re up to; then get back to your masterpiece of the moment. Surprises await just a few paragraphs ahead. Write your way to them …