There are also as many ways of making character sheets as there are ways of writing.
‘Memories are nothing less than bits of gold waiting to be mined from the veins of life.’
Cal Newport makes a very good argument that what he calls “deep work”, which is basically work which requires constant concentration and must be done without interruption, is on the decline as distractions like social media become more invasive in almost everyone’s everyday lives.
That said, I have changed the way I manage my time and day quite significantly, not to mention the hours when I work, as I have to keep a steady routine when it comes to going to bed and waking up.
I do have a few main projects that I’ll be working on during the year and these are a radio drama, Porselein, The Knowledge Stones, Grove of Graves, and Charms of Life and Death, The last three of these are part of The Ruon Chronicles.
Like I hinted in some previous posts, I’m making changes to the blog this year…
I’m starting to properly plan for next year, though. It’s safe to say that I mostly pantsed this year. Maybe plantsed if I’m being nice!
As such, I am hoping to do some proper writing (well, fiction writing) and reading during that week…
(You can read Part 1 and Part 2 by clicking here.) Okay, so you’ve decided what to pursue, but now you probably have quite a learning curve ahead of you – even if you just want to learn to brioche knitting (difficult, but awesome, btw). The first thing you probably need to do is to […]
(You can read Part 1 by clicking here.) In part 1 of “rediscovering your passion,” I wrote about how it became clear to me that I was on the right road regarding the work I wanted to do and the passion that I wanted to pursue full-time, i.e. writing. My eureka moment While I’d always […]