Today I gave the time I usually spend writing this post to something both more urgent and more important.
Studying "the experiences of selfhood" through the characters we create.
Focus on what makes life worth living. Do that. Avoid activities or interventions that take away from that.
According to this research, as a thirty-seven-year-old highly creative and productive person, my next project might in fact be MY BEST WORK.
Problems vs. boundaries.
The problems with giving characters possibilities that aren't available to the reader.
On the words you choose and the style they imply.
Should you set your book in a generalized or specific time period?
Should you choose a setting that actually exists, or make one up?