Life as a Writer

Should You Become a Writer?

Why do I write?  I’ve asked myself that question recently. Making it in writing is hard—some might say well-nigh impossible. Trying to build a platform is excruciating, grasping for those elusive social media followers. Then there’s the strategizing. Who should I submit to? Should I self-publish? (The answer is no, not unless you have no… Continue reading Should You Become a Writer?

Life as a Writer

Should White Writers Write Non-White Characters?

Publishers are looking for diversity. But are white writers qualified to write it?

Life as a Writer

College Athlete to Slug-a-Bed: When Your Best Isn’t Good Enough

Sometimes you can't pull yourself up by your bootstraps. How do you live with failure?