A Writer’s Habit (in their own voice): Toni Morrison

If Morrison teaches us one thing from her process, it is this: See clearly. Imagine the characters fully. Really inspect them. Know them beyond the page. Then write—

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A Writer’s Habit (in their own voice): Jack Kerouac

Kerouac could see his story intact in his mind and then let it flow flow flow - like the blow of a jazz player sweating through the notes on his knees beneath the truth sounding loud and echoing even in our time.

Reclaiming Your Time: 3 Easy Tips for Improving Focus and Flow

To produce at optimal levels, you need to work with full concentration on a single task for extended periods free from distraction. Research shows that with any work-time interruption, a stop-by visit, a phone call, even that little chirp notifying of a text will disrupt productivity. On average, it takes forty-three seconds after the interruption… Continue reading Reclaiming Your Time: 3 Easy Tips for Improving Focus and Flow