Craft of Writing: Consistency (Like Fudge) is Fluid

Recently, I had a major epiphany which has impacted my writing production and quality. To many people, it’ll be a “duh” moment, while to others it might just be useful. When my mom died, it was the start of a major decent for me. I had been heading for a breakdown, but her passing hastened it. Something in me broke. It wasn’t something I asked for, in fact, I told the doctors I went to that they needed to find a way to fix it. My consistency and concentration was shot to hell. No longer could I sit for hours on end and write. In fact, I had a hard time being able to write and IM. (Can you hear the surprised gasps from people who know me well? Yes, I bet you can!) Continue reading

Craft of Writing: Consistency (Like Fudge) is Fluid

Recently, I had a major epiphany which has impacted my writing production and quality. To many people, it’ll be a “duh” moment, while to others it might just be useful. When my mom died, it was the start of a major decent for me. I had been heading for a breakdown, but her passing hastened it. Something in me broke. It wasn’t something I asked for, in fact, I told the doctors I went to that they needed to find a way to fix it. My consistency and concentration was shot to hell. No longer could I sit for hours on end and write. In fact, I had a hard time being able to write and IM. (Can you hear the surprised gasps from people who know me well? Yes, I bet you can!) Continue reading