In Honor of Hidden Work

Earlier this week I reached my year goal to write 240,000 words. That is no mean feat; it’s the equivalent of four, 60,000 word novels. But where had all my words gone? I certainly didn’t write four novels. I did write short stories, and the first draft and half of a second draft of a novella.Continue reading “In Honor of Hidden Work”

Through Fires and the Abyss

So I was scrolling through the Twitter the other day, as I am wont to do, and I stumbled across this Tweet: If someone is holding your hand throughout the writing process you haven’t gone through the wall of fire yet. Fair enough, fair enough. Okorafor ought to know, as the multiple awards winning authorContinue reading “Through Fires and the Abyss”