Having just returned from making rather merry in Florida these past few days, my writing regiment dissipated and I remained topic-less for my weekly post. The article below I wrote earlier this year as a guest post on a great literary website, Two Drops of Ink . I urge you to visit the site for some inspirational material.
On with the show.
Why Do I Write?
I ask myself this question, often during periods of stagnant productivity, when my imagination vanishes into that creative void. Writing is my outlet, a form of personal therapy, a conduit to understanding life. From my earliest days, I garnered inspiration from books and films – the horror/paranormal genre predominantly, spurring my imagination and compelling me to write. Ripe with unique ideas, obscure concepts, and non-traditional approaches to traditional storytelling, the right side of my brain flourished. The challenge was getting my ideas down in a…
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