Tag Archives: perfection

Being Flexible – The Next Best Thing to Being Regular

One of the most repeated bits of advice I’ve heard floating around the writing world is to create a schedule for your writing and then stick to it. Having a schedule and a fixed time dedicated to writing mean exactly … Continue reading

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Writing Without Looking

Not too long ago I started using yWriter5, a software program specifically designed for writing novels.  I was willing to try anything to help pull the pieces of my story together and motivate me to keep going.  While yWriter has … Continue reading

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Quickly Quotable #12 – The Little Prince

It is only with the heart that one can see rightly; what is essential is invisible to the eye. Perfection is achieved, not when there is nothing more to add, but when there is nothing left to take away. Grown-ups … Continue reading

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My monkey has his hands up.

This is more of a musing than an actual post.  I’m allowed one of these every know and then, right?  Everyone has seen the Three Wise Monkeys depicting “see no evil, hear no evil, and speak no evil.” If not … Continue reading

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