Memorable Writing: Endless Love

                    I am completely and utterly fascinated by Scott Spencer's celebrated coming-of-age novel Endless Love (which has very little to do with the movie with Alex Pettyfer, by the way). Sincere and intense, the book is hard to put down. The writing won me over from the start - the narrative …

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Fighting Writer’s Block and Procrastination

... is hard to the verge of impossible. Especially when you are bombarded with Game of Thrones teasers, quizzes and exclusive videos; and when your brain is so fried with the daylight job you cannot come up with a dinner plan, let alone a story idea. So I decided to resort to two old and …

Ways to Survive Failure

By now we all know that failure teaches us precious lessons. Einstein said he had never failed but only found 10 000 ways that would not work. Dali denied the possibility of not failing and the attainability of perfection whatsoever. And then there was Steve Jobs. So failure must indeed be just a blessing in …