Tag: iamwriting

#1 – Epigraph

  After meeting Aris, Artemis questions all she ever thought she knew about love throughout 27 chapters. . Nikos Kazantzakis wrote a man needs a little madness or else – he never dares cut the rope and be free. . I couldn’t think of a better epigraph for my upcoming book ‘Aris and Artemis, poems of love and letting go.’ Advertisements

Eight steps to happiness

1. You may need to try different things to understand what is that you really want (and who you are) At the end of 2016, I had already changed various countries and jobs putting a ‘6 months patch’ to my recurring boredom. But there I was, again, in the same shoes. I could not stand living in a cold town…

Rejections – creative life and failures

Rejections are the norm if you want to see your work published and there is no shortcut to this. It’s like when you have to learn to cycle. You’re doomed to fail at first. What a catastrophe for an unpublished writer, you’d think. Well, I believe that creativity in the purest sense of the word is today’s limping relative. Being aware…

Writing resources

Wherever you stand in your writing journey, I would like to suggest some resources. Feel free to add more in the comments.   You  That’s right. You are your best creative tool. In schools, we are whipped with strict methods and then we grow up – at least on the calendar – to realize that being a writer is storytelling…

Why do we writers write?

Because there’s a need – to make sense of our life. I write because I am a writer and like most writers, if things aren’t written down, I don’t understand them. It’s about letting a story unfold and being able to amuse me. Because if I cry and laugh and fall in love reading my stuff, I hope my readers…