fiction · The Cereal Song

Where does Inspiration Come From?

Inspiration is a fickle thing. It comes and goes, and sometimes it doesn’t come at all. That, I think, is what people are referring to when they say they have writer’s block. They just don’t have any ideas, any inspiration.

I know the feeling. I haven’t had a single decent idea for a story since October. I feel like maybe I used up all my creativity on NaNoWriMo. Of course, that can’t possibly be true. Creativity is inside us constantly. We just have to know how to draw it out.

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Personal · The Cereal Song

The Frenzy of Freelancing

Lately, I jumped off the deep end. Into freelance writing. I hadn’t thought of it seriously, of actually marketing my writing talents for something other than just warm and fuzzy feedback (although I won’t deny that is still the best part), until just a few months ago. Considering how long I’ve been writing, you’d think it only natural that the progression happen. I suppose it just took a little longer for me.

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