The Slow March to Success

I committed to a writing career on my 40th birthday–May 27, 1999. I figured that, given the average lifespan of 80 or so years, I was about halfway done with my life, and if I was going to be a professional writer I had better be about it. Do the math. That was 19 years…

Writing Wins. Writing Always Wins.

Writing always wins. Whenever I think it is time to quit, I find I am totally unable to do so. Thinking I can stop writing is as ridiculous as thinking I can stop breathing. You can see in the comments of my post “To Write or Not to Write,” my friend, Maria Foss, give me…