In the Face of Writing Challenges

Upcoming Writing Challenges

  • Write a poem every day in the month of April.
  • Optional: Share your poems on the daily prompt at Poetic Asides
  • Optional: Send your top 5 poems to be chosen as Robert Lee Brewer’s favorites 

(Click the link above for full details)

  • Write a poem every day in the month of April.
  • Optional: Add your website to the list of participants 

(Click the link above for full details)

We live, we learn. 

February’s stab at two writing challenges was not the smartest choice. I understand now that I must create a schedule that supports new time commitments in order to get these things done. Nevertheless, I’ll continue with the Platform challenge as an ongoing feat to improve my “presence” online. 
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Writing Update

I’m currently working on rewriting/polishing my NaNoWriMo novel from 2010. I brought chapter one for critique at my writing group last month for its debut before readers. They didn’t say it was awful, but it needs a lot of work. The best thing that came of it (aside from the critique) was that it inspired another writer to revise a novel of her own. I feel confident about the work, though my fears and doubts make me want to quit sometimes. It challenges me but when I’m writing, I know this is what I was born to do with my life.
Join me for April’s poetry frenzy!
What’s going on in your writing life? Let me know by leaving a comment. 

2 thoughts on “In the Face of Writing Challenges

  1. Sheez, writing a poem a day would be my ultimate challenge, & I guess that's what it's supposed to be. I'm trying to let go of perfect in my life, and the thought of doing something that doesn't go through a zillion rewrites (like this PAD) already has me in sweats. Pant!

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