Patience is a Virtue…

"Patience is a virtue." That's what they all say. But what does that really mean? The word "patience" can be defined as "the capacity, or habit, of being patient", where being patient "patient" is to "[bear] pains or trials calmly without complaint", "not hasty or impetuous", and "able or willing to bear". The word "virtue" … Continue reading Patience is a Virtue…



That moment when you are waiting to write with your co-author and you really want to write something, but you know you shouldn't touch your manuscript... yeah, that's the moment I'm experiencing right now. I want to write something, but I don't know what to write about. I'm sure you've all been there. What do … Continue reading Randomness


Write about something that you are thankful for. There has to be something, especially this time of year. It could be a person, food, a warm jacket...the list goes on. You'll find that writing this way can put you in a better mood and help you hone you writing skills. So go on, it's time … Continue reading Thankful


Adventure Writing

Adventure! Adventure. Adven...ture. Everyone loves it, but few can write it. Why is that? I mean, mankind has always wanted to do adventurous things, like flying, and exploring, and--you name it. So, if adventure is the thing we've always wanted, why can't anyone write it? In this day and age, I believe that a lot … Continue reading Adventure Writing


A Dog…and Snow

Have you ever seen a bird-hunting dog in action? If you have, you know that they tend to be pretty high strung when it comes to going outdoors. My dog, Gus, has a particular love for running laps around our yard in the morning. In fact, he loves it so much that there are trails, … Continue reading A Dog…and Snow