Truth or Power?

  “All things are subject to interpretation. Whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth.” ― Friedrich Nietzsche So all the rules you can’t seem to help breaking today which will land you in plenty of hot water maybe perfectly acceptable tomorrow.  Just go with it. Things change. IfContinue reading “Truth or Power?”

Opinion vs. Reality

   “Don’t let someone else’s opinion of you become your reality.” ― Les Brown   Do you sometimes put too much stock in what others say? Spend too much time worrying what other think? These are the two foremost traits of the dreaded internal editor. They are deadly to the pursuit of a writing career. I’ll beContinue reading “Opinion vs. Reality”


“The greatest fear in the world is of the opinions of others. And the moment you are unafraid of the crowd you are no longer a sheep, you become a lion. A great roar arises in your heart, the roar of freedom.” ― Osho   So if you start this year making promises to yourself,Continue reading “Sheeple”

A Word on Critique Partners

“Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success. ― Henry Ford   Giving a critique is hard work, but getting one can be almost traumatic.  It depends on where you are in your writing. I’ve been at this for a long time, and I know the closer you get toContinue reading “A Word on Critique Partners”