NANOWRIMO vs. Anxiety

It’s November 26th and I’m supposed to have 43,333 words written for NANOWRIMO. Right now I have 23,619 words. Don’t get me wrong. That’s still amazing and works out to 908 words per day.  It’s just not where I’m supposed to be for the challenge that I signed up for. I stayed on track with my… Read more NANOWRIMO vs. Anxiety

Takeaways from the 2017 Creative Nonfiction Conference

Over Memorial Weekend, I attended the Creative Nonfiction Writing Conference in Pittsburgh. Lee Gutkind, the Godfather of creative nonfiction was there and gave some talks as well as many writers, editors, and agents. Here are my takeaways: Writers are always hustling. Damn ya’ll. When I wasn’t attending a lecture, I was being pitched to by… Read more Takeaways from the 2017 Creative Nonfiction Conference