Abandoning Self-Rejection and Taking Up Gardening Instead
Hello friends and welcome to another inner-edited edition of Just Another Struggling Writer. I’m just another struggling writer. One of my most annoying traits as a writer is that I do my best brainstorming when I’m lying in bed trying to go to sleep. Due to my insomnia I am very aware of not looking… Continue reading
Monday Motivations; Pedal to the Metal
Friends, it’s been a weird seven days. After a successful Monday of writing, I proceeded to go on a five day anti-creative skid during which even thinking about writing made me want to crawl under the covers and hide. Fortunately, the brain fog eventually lifted and yesterday I managed to put together one of my… Continue reading
Monday Motivations; Deadline Edition
Good morning and welcome to another fun filled writing week! Honestly, I had a hard time writing this post, because I am feeling seriously UNmotivated this morning. I think I worked myself into a small burnout this weekend. Which, don’t get me wrong, needed to be done. I needed to push myself over the hump… Continue reading
Friday Feelings; Buckling Down Edition
This week has been a real two steps forward, one step back kind of week. Actually, to be totally honest, it has felt more like two steps back, one step forward. When I get close to the end of a draft, I like to do what I call a post-mortem outline, although outline might be a bit of a… Continue reading
Monday Motivations; Belated Edition
Hello friends! I’m a bit belated this week because I had a scheduled day off yesterday from work and I decided to apply that to all types of obligations on my time. That being said, the end of my week last week was a bit of a shit show that completely threw off my routine,… Continue reading
Maybe I Should Have Been An Editor
I adore crossing out entire sentences. I love circling paragraphs and jotting in the margins “Is this necessary?” Continue reading
Killing Your Precious
It’s been close to five years since those first jolts of inspiration, and the idea has evolved since then. This plot thread had not. Continue reading
Kerry Share’s love for writing started, as it so often does, as a love of reading at an early age. At age 11 she wrote her first short story, a Harry Potter knockoff of dubious quality, and her love for creative expression was born. Throughout her teen years she continued to foster that passion through derivative work, and at 23 she turned her eye to original fiction.
Now in her thirties, having taken a break from creative endeavors to cope with an ever changing life and landscape, she is determined to make her dream of a writing career reality.