On Writing – Part XII

On Writing     A writer is not so much someone who has something to say as someone who has found a process that will bring about new things he would not have thought of if he had not started to say them. That is, he does not draw on a reservoir, he engages in […]

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On Writing – Part XI

On Writing     A writer is not so much someone who has something to say as someone who has found a process that will bring about new things he would not have thought of if he had not started to say them. That is, he does not draw on a reservoir, he engages in […]

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On Writing – Part X

On Writing     Words got you the wound, and they will get you again.   – Jim Morrison   Part X   The writer must have ambition, there must be an end, a goal, a future they are directed toward.   It does not matter if the ambition is ever realized, the end ever […]

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On Writing – Part IX

On Writing     Words got you the wound, and they will get you again.   – Jim Morrison   Part IX   Given my ambition, given my desire to be a writer and a thinker, and to be received by the world as such. Given these dreams, which I have had since before I […]

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Emergence, In Fifty-five Words – Section Four, Kathy; Part Twenty-six, Adulthood, Collected Chapters

  Emergence 2.0 A Novel – In 55 Words a Day Day 190, July 9th, 2017   Chapter One: A Place in the World   As she advanced in her skills and gained control of her powers, Kathy’s sensitivity to the motives of those around her became profound.   The intentions of the analysts who […]

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On Writing – Part VII

On Writing     Words dissemble, words be quick, words resemble walking sticks. Watch them, they will grow, watch them waiver so. I’ll always be a word man, better than a bird man   – Jim Morrison   Part VII   I have two Master’s Degrees; I completed the first in the study of Theology, […]

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