“E” is for Empty

My cup of cappuccino cools as I type random words onto a blank Word document. The title definitely would have been “writer’s block,” but “writer’s block” doesn’t start with the letter “e.” Tranquil music plays. I absent-mindedly hum along, not really aware if the sounds are too loud for my fellow coffee house patrons sitting [...]

How to Write a Novel

How to Write a Novel

I had the next sentence to the novel that I was writing in my head for years. I never wrote it down because I thought it didn’t fit. So I stopped. I put my notes aside and told myself I would pick the notes back up again when I found a better sentence. I didn’t [...]