Last year when I started this blog, I lamented the fact that I simply couldn’t write pithy emails. For some reason, my emotion for people tripped me up so gushingly I may as well have written to a guy from Staples: Continue reading
The love of writing lives on the cutting floor. In editing we find things about our words and style we never imagined. Doors swing open and mastery stands in the room. When you can cut 1000 words by half for publication, you know you’re on the way to professionalism. You’re absolutely satisfied. You’ve bid your ego but not your creativity adieu.