What Is Writer’s Block?

Writers complain about it all the time. I’m part of groups and forums where they are in agony over it, and I tilt my head and wonder about what they’re saying, and why they’re trying to force themselves through it. I don’t get writers block. Which doesn’t mean I’m writing every single day or that […]


When the weather becomes bitter, the homeless take shelter on the trains. It smells…indiscribably bad. Alcohol and body odor and unwashed clothes. But they curl up on a few seats and sleep, not bothering anyone. Unlike my fellow regular commuters, who- aside from purchasing the latest technology- have not kept up with this wonderful invention […]