Developing Awareness

In my past post, I walked about what feel is, and that to develop it, it helps to be more aware. If you missed that post, you can go back and read it here. At the end of 2015 I decided I needed to be more aware of my depressive episodes. I knew they followed …

The Wildroses are in Bloom

It’s that time of year when the wildroses around the farm come into bloom and the gentle smell permeates the air. And they always make me think of my Wildrose. Like Tabitha I had a commission of Wildrose done as well. He is a wizard who was raised by gryffins, and he is part of …

Work while on Vacation

So I was able to smooth out a lot of The Huntsman in the week of May 3rd. Had to rejigger some things, but that’s just part of the process. I’m actually fairly happy with how things are turning out. Had a little more trouble working on Tabitha’s character arc, as I spent the latter …

The Skill of Feel

I have learned a lot of writing techniques over the years that have made me a better writer. But there is a skill I have learned that is arguably more important than all the techniques. That is the skill of feel. The interesting thing about feel is that it was under my radar for a …

May Writing Plan

In April I got very little writing done. It was a busy month with lots of fun things to do that managed to all fall on consecutive weekends. It means I got to do everything, but it also meant that preparing for the Horse Show and the Spotlight MasterTreat took up most of my free …