This post has taken me a couple months to finish, here’s why: I’m still not sure what I can actually do as a writer.
As some of you may know, I started down this writing path in September of 2015. I had a funny situation happen that was one of those “moments” that pulled a story out of me. I decided to become a writer. Continue reading “The Big, Hairy, Audacious Writing Goal”
Well, I did it. I won NaNoWriMo 2015. I wrote just over 51,000 words in the month of November. It wasn’t easy. It wasn’t super fun. But it was doable, I proved that. But it almost made me stop writing (in fact this is officially the longest thing I’ve written in 3 or 4 days). Continue reading “How NaNoWriMo Stole My Soul”
I just killed a man.
I don’t mean that I literally went out, clubbed him in the head and then buried his body somewhere in the desert… next to the 13 dead prostitutes. Continue reading “The Power is Yours!”
A couple weeks ago a friend of mine sent me a photo. It wasn’t a SnapChat type of photo – you know something that is supposed to be deleted quickly – it was a harmless photo of a bike. Continue reading “It Starts With an Idea – Good or Bad.”
It is always so difficult to come up with the first post on a blog.
By this point I’ve created, and still maintain, over 15 websites. These websites vary in scope, size, readership, money (revenue & profit) and purpose. But that doesn’t make the first post any less daunting. Continue reading “The First Post of My Personal Blog – RE Benjamin”