First Drafts

Imagination, Trust and the Empty Page

Imagination, Trust and the Empty Page

As writers sit and contemplate the empty page, we rely on our imaginations to help us fill it. I know...

Writing Requires Ruthlessness

Writing Requires Ruthlessness

I have been batting around the idea for this blog post for the past few days as I hunker down...

Living in the Cave: Writing a First Draft

Living in the Cave: Writing a First Draft

A lot of my friends online and elsewhere have asked me: what do I mean by living in the Cave?...