Oh, Mae West, how I wish I’d known you…

"Whenever I have to choose between two evils, I always like to try the one I haven't tried before", she said. She sounds like me, totally resistant to treading the same path, always looking for new experiences, unable to commit to a true path, even in evils. I'm doing the 3rd chapter of The Artist's…

Revisiting THE ARTIST’S WAY

Julia Cameron has made a life out of morning pages, those three pages of brain dump that she encourages everyone to do every morning without fail. In The Artist's Wayshe starts her journey, to be followed by many more books on the same theme. Like Natalie Goldman, she says the same things, over and over.…

Loving your inner editor, or why too much freewriting might screw you up

Everyone seems to love freewriting. Julia Cameron, with her morning pages, even Sarah Selecky in her Story is a state of mind online course (which I've just started). Everyone in writing classes and conferences and lectures and such tell we learning writers to just write and write and write, and never mind the level of…