The Writing Process and How to Develop One

Like every writer, the way I write has evolved over time. However, it only recently occurred to me how layered (and methodical) my process is. I am a pedant and I make no apologies. And although such a process may not be necessary in every circumstance, a more structured approach to my writing has proven … Continue reading The Writing Process and How to Develop One

The Ethics of Writing under the Influence of Cognitive Enhancers

I must be very careful. (In a poetic sense, words are just as powerful as drugs). I neither want to condemn nor condone those that use mind-alerting substances, whatever their motive. My goal is not to pass judgement, but to investigate the relationship between drugs and creative endeavours. --- A lot of writers drink coffee. … Continue reading The Ethics of Writing under the Influence of Cognitive Enhancers