Stealing Ideas

It’s been said that professional writers don’t worry about other writers stealing their ideas.  I’m sure it doesn’t happen often, but it’s gotta happen sometimes, right?  Because, everything’s a remix, after all.  That is, there are very few new ideas


What does it mean for a writer to fail?  It could mean several things.  It might mean a simple failure to communicate.  The words become garbled, or overly-complicated, and the reader fails to understand, or worse, receives a completely different message than the

Readers Wanted

Obviously, a writer writes because they want people to read their work.  But this early in the process, you may not feel comfortable letting just anyone read it – you are looking for honest feedback on the quality of the

First Draft

So let’s say that I’ve accepted a challenge to write something here every day for the next 30 days.  Could I do it?  I’m not sure.  But I guess I’m going to give it a go.  You can tell from