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Rigoli and I rode our motorcycles feeling the wind in our faces, enjoying the sunshine and the scenery. This was our #artistdate assignment from our writers’ group. 🏍️
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“Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.” – Pablo Picasso
No one starts out writing great stuff; we all start out writing crap. However, over time we get better and know more about writing than we did when we started. Determination is everything.
Sometimes I get on a roll with the characters, stories, and writing so much that it’s hard to stop. I want to stay in the flow. Is it because of fear?
If you think about it, using just words, a writer creates whole worlds complete with sounds, colors, people, …
It’s not that all characters get exactly what they want, the story is about their pursuit of it. What does your hero want?
To be a successful writer is on a personal hero’s journey. To venture on, the writer must take the necessary steps outside the norm, and face the Threshold Guardians.
If you don’t write it, someone else will. Finish that manuscript.