The weekly muse

4 with a 5

I’ve been trying for the last week to get into this novel I’ve been reading but I’ve haven’t been able to get a toe hold since before the holidays. Plus my aforementioned fortress in the making isn’t even near finished yet so I have limited access to my books and clothes.  It’s the equivalent of […]



One of my favorite authors, the late Octavia Butler , wrote a piece that was entirely about pushing through toward a goal. In her piece entitled “Furor Scribendi”, she talks about the positive obsession writers need to have toward their writing craft…that the pursuit of what they want should happen even in the absence of […]